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Species Philygria debilis

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Ephydroidea
Family Ephydridae (Shore Flies)
Subfamily Ilytheinae
Genus Philygria
Species debilis (Philygria debilis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Philygria debilis Loew, 1861
Philygria fusicornis Loew, 1862
Size
2 mm
Identification
A brownish species with no wing spots except over crossveins.
Range
Common and widespread in North America (northern Mexico to northern Manitoba)
Habitat
Often found on or near lawns.