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Genus Dicyphoma

Stratiomyid - Dicyphoma schaefferi Dicyphoma schaefferi from South Texas - Dicyphoma schaefferi Dicyphoma schaefferi from South Texas - Dicyphoma schaefferi
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Infraorder Stratiomyomorpha
Family Stratiomyidae (Soldier flies)
Subfamily Clitellariinae
Genus Dicyphoma
Explanation of Names
Dicyphoma James 1937
Numbers
a single species in our area(1), at least 2 spp. total
Range
sw US & Mesoamerica
Works Cited
1.Manual of Nearctic Diptera Volume 1
Varies for each chapter; edited by J.F. McAlpine, B.V. Petersen, G.E. Shewell, H.J. Teskey, J.R. Vockeroth, D.M. Wood. 1981. Research Branch Agriculture Canada.