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Species Chlorops sulphureus

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Family Chloropidae (Frit Flies)
Subfamily Chloropinae (Grass Flies)
Genus Chlorops
Species sulphureus (Chlorops sulphureus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Chlorops sulphurea Loew, 1863
As used here, Chloropus sulphureus may include some other names that are probably minor color variants but have not been formally synonymized, e.g. C. cineripennis.
Identification
A pale yellow species with contrasting black first flagellomere and black stripes on thorax. Frontal triangle marked with black but yellow along sides.
Range
Eastern North America