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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Antliophora
Ordo: Diptera
Subordo: Brachycera
Infraordo: Asilomorpha
Superfamilia: Nemestrinoidea

Familia: Acroceridae
Subfamilia: Cyrtinae
Genus: Villalus
Species: V. inanis

Villalus Cole, 1918: 61

Type species: Villalus chilensis Cole, 1918 [= Holops inanis Philippi, 1865], by monotypy.
Primary references

Cole, F.R. 1918. A new genus of Cyrtidae from South America (Dipt.). Entomological News, and proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 29: 61–64. BHL.

Additional references

Barahona-Segovia, R.M., Valdés-Guzmán, V. & Pañinao-Monsálvez, L. 2021. Review of Chilean Cyrtinae (Diptera: Acroceridae) with the description of three new species and the first record of Villalus inanis from Argentina. Zoological Studies 60: 35. DOI: 10.6620/ZS.2021.60-35 Open access. Reference page.
González, C.R., Elgueta, M. & Ramírez, F. 2018. A catalog of Acroceridae (Diptera) from Chile. Zootaxa 4374(3): 427–440. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4374.3.6 Paywall. ResearchGate Open access. Reference page.


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