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Species Condylostylus mundus

Long-Legged Fly - Condylostylus mundus - male Longlegged Fly - Condylostylus mundus Green-blue Long-legged flies (Condylostylus) mating - Condylostylus mundus - male - female Longlegged Fly - Condylostylus mundus - male Blue Long-Legged Fly - Condylostylus mundus - male Glossy Blue Fly - Condylostylus mundus - male Blue long-legged fly - Condylostylus mundus Blue long-legged fly - Condylostylus mundus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Empidoidea
Family Dolichopodidae (Longlegged Flies)
Subfamily Sciapodinae
Genus Condylostylus
Species mundus (Condylostylus mundus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Condylostylus mundus (Wiedemann, 1830)

Synonyms:
Psilopus mundus Wiedemann, 1830
Psilopus peractus Walker, 1857–1860
Psilopus ciliatus Loew, 1861
Identification
Wings unmarked, legs dark.
Male: Blue; costa with cilia; costal cell swollen; R1 long, ending past midwing. Second tarsomere of fore leg very short.
Female: Green. Similar to other dark-legged species; should be distinguishable from C. patibulatus by lack of facial hair and details of leg bristles.
Range
North Carolina to Brazil. Common in Florida.
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