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Genus Sepedon

Marsh fly - Sepedon Waterside insect - Sepedon Brown fly with strange antennae - Sepedon I haven't got a clue what this guy is... - Sepedon Fly - Sepedon Sciomyzidae - Marsh Flies Genus Sepedon - Sepedon Fly - Sepedon armipes - female Marsh Fly - Sepedon
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Sciomyzoidea
Family Sciomyzidae (Marsh Flies, Snail-killing Flies)
Tribe Tetanocerini
Genus Sepedon
Explanation of Names
Sepedon Latreille 1804
Numbers
~20 spp. in our area(1)
Range
worldwide(2)
Food
Larvae are predatory.