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Species Periscepsia laevigata

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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 Dexiinae
Tribe Voriini
Genus Periscepsia
Species laevigata (Periscepsia laevigata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Rhinophora laevigata van der Wulp
Wagneria laevigata
Identification
Distinguished from other Wagneria and Periscepsia by several strong bristles on R1; other species have the vein bare or with one or two hairs.
Range
Widespread in North America
Remarks
Parasitoid of Noctuinae (armyworm, cutworm, etc.).