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Species Plagioneurus univittatus

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Empidoidea
Family Dolichopodidae (Longlegged Flies)
Subfamily Plagioneurinae
Genus Plagioneurus
Species univittatus (Plagioneurus univittatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Plagioneurus univittatus Loew 1857
Explanation of Names
Genus name from Greek words for "oblique" and "nerve", referring to the unusual angle of the last part of vein M.
Species name means "one stripe", referring to the stripe on the thorax.
Range
Eastern United States south to South America