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Species Sylvicola fenestralis - Window Gnat

Wood Gnat? - Sylvicola fenestralis Wood Gnat (Syvicola fenestralis)? - Sylvicola fenestralis Diptera Nematocera Anisopodidae  - Sylvicola fenestralis Wood Gnat - Sylvicola fenestralis Anisopodidae sp - Sylvicola fenestralis stained glass wings fly - Sylvicola fenestralis Sylvicola ? - Sylvicola fenestralis Wood Gnat - Sylvicola fenestralis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Bibionomorpha (Gnats, Gall Midges, and March Flies)
Family Anisopodidae (Wood Gnats)
Subfamily Anisopodinae
Genus Sylvicola
No Taxon (subgenus Sylvicola)
Species fenestralis (Window Gnat)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tipula fenestralis Scopoli, 1761
Explanation of Names
From the Latin word for window
Range
Northern USA, Canada, northern Europe and Asia