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Species Opomyza petrei

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Family Opomyzidae
Genus Opomyza
Species petrei (Opomyza petrei)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Opomyza petrei Mesnil, 1934
Identification
Paler than O. germinationis, mostly yellow with a dark median stripe on the abdomen.
Range
Native to Europe, first collected in North America in 1948. Now widespread.