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Species Leucophenga varia

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Ephydroidea
Family Drosophilidae (Vinegar Flies)
Subfamily Steganinae
Genus Leucophenga
Species varia (Leucophenga varia)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Leucophenga varia (Walker, 1849)
Range
Eastern (generally southeastern: MA to NE & TX, south to Mexico) (1)
Remarks
One of the two common, widespread species of this genus in our area, the other being Leucophenga maculosa. (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The Drosophilidae of the Nearctic region, exclusive of the genus Drosophila
Wheeler, M. R. 1952. Univ. Tex. Publs 5204: 162-218.