Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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Family Psilidae - Rust Flies

Psilid - Loxocera cylindrica swamp fly - Loxocera Rust Fly - Loxocera rust fly - Loxocera cylindrica 4001849 Psilid - Psila lateralis Rust fly - Psila angustata Unknown Diptera - Chyliza Creekside Fly - Loxocera
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Family Psilidae (Rust Flies)
31 species in 3 genera in North America (
most of (?) North America
also represented throughout Eurasia
Internet References
pinned adult image of Loxocera species (Insects of Cedar Creek, Minnesota)