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Species Thaumatomyia glabra

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Family Chloropidae (Frit Flies)
Subfamily Chloropinae (Grass Flies)
Genus Thaumatomyia
Species glabra (Thaumatomyia glabra)
Food
"The larvae of Chloropisca glabra are peculiar among Chloropids in being predaceous on root aphids." -- Sabrosky, 1935
Print References
Sabrosky, Curtis W. 1935. The Chloropidae of Kansas (Diptera). Transactions of the American Entomological Society 61(3):207-268.