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subgenus Sayomyia

Phantom Midge - Chaoborus punctipennis - male Midge - Chaoborus punctipennis - female Phantom Midge - Chaoborus punctipennis - female Diptera, perhaps? - Chaoborus punctipennis - male Midge? - Chaoborus albatus - female Fly A - Chaoborus - female Chaoborus punctipennis - female Small Fly - Chaoborus - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Culicomorpha (Mosquitoes and Midges)
Family Chaoboridae (Phantom Midges)
Genus Chaoborus
No Taxon subgenus Sayomyia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sayomyia Coquillett, 1903
Explanation of Names
Presumably named after Thomas Say, who described the type species punctipennis.
This page was formerly called "Southern with spotted legs." It has been expanded to include all the species of Chaoborus (Sayomia) from the region covered by BugGuide.