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Genus Coelopa

Wrack-heap Fly - Coelopa frigida beach fly in OC - Coelopa Kelp Fly - Coelopa fly - Coelopa frigida Chokeberry fly - Coelopa frigida Coelopa frigida Fly - Coelopa frigida Coelopa frigida
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Sciomyzoidea
Family Coelopidae (Kelp Flies)
Genus Coelopa
Numbers
4 sp. in N. America. (1)
Range
Coastal (1)
Habitat
Rotting kelp (1)
Works Cited
1.Manual of Nearctic Diptera Volume 2
Varies for each chapter; edited by J.F. McAlpine, B.V. Petersen, G.E. Shewell, H.J. Teskey, J.R. Vockeroth, D.M. Wood. 1987. Research Branch Agriculture Canada.