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Genus Apterobittacus

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Mecoptera (Scorpionflies, Hangingflies and Allies)
Family Bittacidae (Hangingflies)
Genus Apterobittacus
Explanation of Names
'wingless Bittacus'
Numbers
monotypic genus(1)
Identification
The only completely wingless member of the family(1)
Range
CA(2)