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Family Oreogetonidae

Dance Fly - Oreogeton larva - Oreogeton larva posterior - Oreogeton Oreogeton larva - Oreogeton Oreogeton larva - Oreogeton Oreogeton larva - Oreogeton
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Empidoidea
Family Oreogetonidae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
treated as part of Empididae in(1)
Explanation of Names
Oreogetonidae Chvála 1976
Numbers
a single genus with 3 spp. in our area, 36 spp. total(2)
Works Cited
1.The morphology, higher level phylogeny and classification of the Empidoidea (Diptera)
Sinclair, B.J. & Cumming, J.M. 2006. Zootaxa, Vol. 1180 (Magnolia Press, Auckland, New Zealand).
2.Order Diptera Linnaeus, 1758. In: Zhang Z.-Q. (ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification...
Pape T., Blagoderov V., Mostovski M.B. 2011. Zootaxa 3148: 222–229.