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Species Chyliza leguminicola

bent-wing fly - Chyliza leguminicola - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Family Psilidae (Rust Flies)
Genus Chyliza
Species leguminicola (Chyliza leguminicola)
Explanation of Names
Chyliza leguminicola Melander 1920
Remarks
Larvae in Lupinus polyphyllus. Native to western North America. Introduced to Denmark.
Print References
Bygebjerg R., Munk T., Elnif J. (2011) Chyliza leguminicola Melander, 1920 (Diptera: Psilidae) new to the Palaearctic fauna. Ent. Meddr 79: 73-84 (Full text)