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Genus Coquillettomyia

Probable Cecidomyiidae - Coquillettomyia - female Probable Cecidomyiidae - Coquillettomyia - female Probable Cecidomyiidae - Coquillettomyia - female Probable Cecidomyiidae - Coquillettomyia - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Bibionomorpha (Gnats, Gall Midges, and March Flies)
Superfamily Sciaroidea (Fungus Gnats and Gall Midges)
Family Cecidomyiidae (Gall Midges and Wood Midges)
Subfamily Cecidomyiinae (Gall Midges)
Supertribe Cecidomyiidi
Tribe Cecidomyiini
Genus Coquillettomyia
Remarks
"Very little is known of the biology of this genus but some European species have been reared from larvae found in leaf litter." (Email from Ray Gagne to J. Schneider and C. Eiseman, 6/19/17). The larvae found by John Schneider were feeding on leaf spots caused by a rust fungus.