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Species Lispe tentaculata

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Muscoidea
Family Muscidae (House Flies and kin)
Subfamily Coenosiinae
Tribe Limnophorini
Genus Lispe
No Taxon (tentaculata group)
Species tentaculata (Lispe tentaculata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Musca tentaculata DeGeer, 1776
Eriphia acela Walker, 1849
Lispe tentaculata
Identification
Male long spine at end of fore basitarsus longer than basitarsus and about half as long as second segment. Female often with pale legs (usually black in related species).
Range
Central America to arctic, also in Europe.