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Species Loxocera cylindrica

red fly - Loxocera cylindrica Psilidae (Rust Fly)? - Loxocera cylindrica Rust Fly - Loxocera cylindrica rust fly - Loxocera cylindrica Fitzgerald Lake rust fly - Loxocera cylindrica Rustflies Loxocera cylindrica  - Loxocera cylindrica Red Fly - Loxocera cylindrica Fly - Loxocera cylindrica
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Family Psilidae (Rust Flies)
Genus Loxocera
Species cylindrica (Loxocera cylindrica)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Loxocera cylindrica Say, 1823

Loxocera pleuritica Loew, 1869
Loxocera pectoralis Loew, 1869
Loxocera cylindrica var. obsoleta Johnson, 1920
NS-NC to so.MB-KS(1)

State/Province Records: (2)
USA: AR, CT, GA, IA, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ (BG record), NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, WI
Known to breed in stems of Carex interior. (2)