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Species Forcipomyia bipunctata

Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Culicomorpha (Mosquitoes and Midges)
Family Ceratopogonidae (Biting Midges)
Subfamily Forcipomyiinae
Genus Forcipomyia
No Taxon (subgenus Forcipomyia)
Species bipunctata (Forcipomyia bipunctata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tipula bipunctata Linnaeus, 1767
Identification
A brown species with rows of scales on mid and hind tibiae of female (in addition to long hairs) but not on fore tibiae. Wing with contrasting pale spots.
Range
Widespread and common in Europe and North America