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Keith Bayless
Containing group: Pachygastrinae


Parastratiosphecomyia stratiosphecomyioides has the distinction of having the longest scientific name of any extant animal. P. szechuanensis is from China and P. stratiosphecomyioides is found in Thailand and Malaysia (Woodley 2001).


Woodley, N. E. 2001. A World Catalog of the Stratiomyidae (Insecta: Diptera). Myia 11: 1-473. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden.

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