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Species Euthycera arcuata

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Sciomyzoidea
Family Sciomyzidae (Marsh Flies)
Tribe Tetanocerini
Genus Euthycera
Species arcuata (Euthycera arcuata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tetanocera cribraria Harris, 1835
Tetanocera flavescens Loew, 1847
Tetanocera arcuata Loew, 1859
Euthycera borealis Cresson, 1920
Euthycera uniformis Cresson, 1920
Explanation of Names
Euthycera arcuata (Loew 1859)
"Very distinctive species with a unique closed-wing shape." --Bill Murphy
the US & so. Canada east of Rocky Mountains(1)(2)
Works Cited
1.Manual of Nearctic Diptera Volume 2
Varies for each chapter; edited by J.F. McAlpine, B.V. Petersen, G.E. Shewell, H.J. Teskey, J.R. Vockeroth, D.M. Wood. 1987. Research Branch Agriculture Canada.
2.Thompson F.C., Pape T., Evenhuis N.L. (2013) Systema Dipterorum, Version 1.5