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Species Nephrotoma wulpiana

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Tipulomorpha (Crane Flies)
Family Tipulidae (Large Crane Flies)
Subfamily Tipulinae
Genus Nephrotoma (Tiger Crane Flies)
No Taxon (brevipennis species group)
Species wulpiana (Nephrotoma wulpiana)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nephrotoma suturalis wulpiana (Bergroth 1888)(1)
Range
w. na (BC to Baja, east to AB-TX); adventive in Hawaii(1)
Remarks
The only species of Nephrotoma in California (Oosterbroek, 1984).