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Species Gnadochaeta nigrifrons

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Oestroidea
Family Tachinidae (Parasitic Flies)
Subfamily Tachininae
Tribe Myiophasiini
Genus Gnadochaeta
Species nigrifrons (Gnadochaeta nigrifrons)
Explanation of Names
Gnadochaeta nigrifrons (Townsend 1892)
Identification
See notes on images, such as this one:
Range
e. Canada to Mexico(1)
Food
recorded hosts: Curculio spp., Conotrachelus affinis(1)