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Species Diadocidia ferruginosa

Dipteran 30 - Diadocidia ferruginosa fungus gnat - Diadocidia ferruginosa - male Fly - Diadocidia ferruginosa - female
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)
Superfamily Sciaroidea (Fungus Gnats and Gall Midges)
Family Diadocidiidae
Genus Diadocidia
Species ferruginosa (Diadocidia ferruginosa)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Mycetobia ferruginosa Meigen, 1830
Laštovka and Matile (1972) questioned whether the American species known as Diadocidia ferruginosa was the same as the European species. They did not see any American specimens in their revision.
Range
Holarctic south to South Carolina in mountains