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Family Camillidae

Camillidae - Camilla atrimana Ephydridae ? - Camilla Ephydridae ? - Camilla diptera7 diptera7 Diptera - Camilla Diptera - Afrocamilla bispinosa Diptera - Afrocamilla bispinosa
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Ephydroidea
Family Camillidae
Explanation of Names
Camillidae Frey 1921
Five species in two genera in North America, 42 species in 5 genera total(1)
1.5-3.5 mm
Print References
Beuk P.L.T., de Jong H. (1994) The Dutch species of the Camillidae (Diptera). Ent. Berichten 54: 1-6. (Full text)
Works Cited
1.Order Diptera Linnaeus, 1758. In: Zhang Z.-Q. (ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification...
Pape T., Blagoderov V., Mostovski M.B. 2011. Zootaxa 3148: 222–229.