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Subfamily Delininae

Lost Lake leaf miner on Smilacina maybe LL2 2017 1 Lost Lake leaf miner on Smilacina maybe LL2 2017 2 Lost Lake leaf miner on Smilacina maybe LL2 2017 3 Lost Lake leaf miner on Trillium LL11 2017 2 Leaf miners, Maianthemum, communal Leaf mines - Parallelomma vittatum Leaf mines - Parallelomma vittatum Fly - Parallelomma vittatum
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Muscoidea
Family Scathophagidae (Dung Flies)
Subfamily Delininae
Remarks
Larvae of Delininae are leaf miners in Liliaceae, Orchidaceae, and Commelinaceae. (1)
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.