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Species Symballophthalmus masoni

Mating dance flies - Symballophthalmus masoni - male - female Mating dance flies - Symballophthalmus masoni - male - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Empidoidea
Family Hybotidae (Hybotid Dance Flies)
Subfamily Tachydromiinae
Tribe Symballophthalmini
Genus Symballophthalmus
Species masoni (Symballophthalmus masoni)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Symballophthalmus masoni Chillcott, 1958
Explanation of Names
Named for W. R. M. Mason, who collected the type specimen.
Range
Northeast USA, Ontario