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Species Phoroctenia vittata

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Tipulomorpha (Crane Flies)
Family Tipulidae (Large Crane Flies)
Subfamily Ctenophorinae
Genus Phoroctenia
Species vittata (Phoroctenia vittata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ctenophora vittata (Meigen 1830)
Explanation of Names
Phoroctenia vittata (Meigen 1830)
2 sspp.(1)
holarctic: one ssp. along the NA Pacific coast (BC-CA), another across Eurasia(1)