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Subfamily Steganinae

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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
Prescutellar acrostichals conspicuous, basal scutellar bristles diverging. These characters have evolved independently in the subgenus Drosophila (Scaptodrosophila) from the Southwest.