Millipede-killing flies

Welcome to Myriophora

Myriophora is one of the most species-rich phorid genera. They are unique among all phorid flies in that they attack toxic, chemically defended millipedes. This site provides information on natural history and systematics of this diverse group.

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith