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Subfamily Steganinae

Fly - Leucophenga Leucophenga varia Leucophenga maculosa? - Leucophenga varia Small Fly - Leucophenga varia vinegar fly - Leucophenga varia Vinegar Fly? - Leucophenga varia fly - Phortica picta fly 2 - Leucophenga varia
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
Identification
Prescutellar acrostichals conspicuous, basal scutellar bristles diverging. These characters have evolved independently in the subgenus Drosophila (Scaptodrosophila) from the Southwest.