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Species Stictomyia longicornis

flies on cactus - Stictomyia longicornis Fly on Opuntia pad - Stictomyia longicornis Fly on Opuntia pad - Stictomyia longicornis Small Bug - Stictomyia longicornis Small, spotted fly on cactus - Stictomyia longicornis Small, spotted fly on cactus - Stictomyia longicornis Stictomyia longicornis  - Stictomyia longicornis - female Stictomyia longicornis  - Stictomyia longicornis - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Tephritoidea
Family Ulidiidae (Picture-winged Flies)
Subfamily Otitinae
Tribe Myennidini
Genus Stictomyia
Species longicornis (Stictomyia longicornis)
Explanation of Names
Stictomyia longicornis Bigot 1885
Range
sw. US (TX-CA, CO) / Mex. (1)(BG data)
Habitat
reared from rotting cacti (1)