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Genus Camptoprosopella

fly - Camptoprosopella Small fly with a gray line through red eyes - Camptoprosopella dolorosa Little Orange Fly - Camptoprosopella Fly - Camptoprosopella Mystery fly - Camptoprosopella dolorosa Fly - Camptoprosopella Lauxaniidae? - Camptoprosopella maculipennis Camptoprosopella? - Camptoprosopella
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Lauxanioidea
Family Lauxaniidae
Genus Camptoprosopella
Explanation of Names
Camptoprosopella Hendel 1907
Nearctica lists 22 species.
0+3 dorsocentrals, anterior orbital setae strongly convergent (not reclinate as usual in family, or slightly convergent as in Neogriphoneura), yellowish or brownish. The common species have a contrasting black spot on top of the head.