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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

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possible rosae

Multicolored Fly - Psila fly - Psila Rust Fly - Psila Rust Fly - Psila Fly IMG_5464 - Psila Fly IMG_5464 - Psila Memphis Bioblitz 2016 Fly - Psila Memphis Bioblitz 2016 Fly - Psila
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Diopsoidea
Family Psilidae (Rust Flies)
Genus Psila
No Taxon possible rosae
Remarks
Considered invasive in this country. (Capinera, John L. North American Vegetable Pests. The Pattern of Invasion. American Entomologist. Spring 2002)