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Species Homoneura fuscibasis

Tephritidae  - Homoneura fuscibasis Tephritidae  - Homoneura fuscibasis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Lauxanioidea
Family Lauxaniidae
Genus Homoneura
No Taxon (Subgenus Homoneura)
No Taxon (incerta group)
Species fuscibasis (Homoneura fuscibasis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Homoneura fuscibasis (Malloch, 1920)
Identification
Similar to other species in the incerta group, but has long simple gonopods, base of r4+5 usually infuscated, and 2 strong presutural acr setae. (1)
Range
Eastern North America.

State & Province Records: (1)
CAN: ON, QC
USA: FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, TN, VA
Season
Flight period is late April (Louisiana) to mid-October (Florida). (1)
Food
Larvae of Homoneura, in general, are leaf miners in decaying fallen leaves. (1)
Life Cycle
Larvae have been found in Acer leaf litter. (1)
Works Cited
1.Taxonomy and biology of the Nearctic Species of Homoneura (Diptera: Lauxaniidae) II. Subgenus Homoneura
Miller R.M. 1977. Iowa State Journal of Research 52(2): 177-252.