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Species Geomyza balachowskyi

Opomyzidae - Geomyza balachowskyi Drosophilidae - Geomyza balachowskyi Geomyza balachowskyi? - Geomyza balachowskyi Geomyza balachowskyi? - Geomyza balachowskyi Geomyza balachowskyi? - Geomyza balachowskyi Geomyza balachowskyi? - Geomyza balachowskyi
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Family Opomyzidae
Genus Geomyza
Species balachowskyi (Geomyza balachowskyi)
Explanation of Names
Probably named for French entomologist Alfred Balachowsky.
Range
Introduced to both coasts of North America from Europe (Vockeroth (1961))
Remarks
This fly is a member of a confusing species group, but the species with which it has been confused are not found in North America.