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affinis section

fly - Eutrichota - female Fly - another Leucophora? - Eutrichota - male at mouth of gopher tortoise burrow; probably Eutrichota gopheri - Eutrichota - male anthomyiid - Eutrichota - female anthomyiid fly - Eutrichota affinis - male root maggot fly - Eutrichota affinis - female Woodchuck Fly - Eutrichota affinis Root-Maggot Fly - Eutrichota affinis - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Muscoidea
Family Anthomyiidae (Root-Maggot Flies)
No Taxon (Pegomya group)
Genus Eutrichota
No Taxon affinis section
Identification
Prealar bristle absent; it is present in all other Eutrichota and most other Anthomyiidae.
Range
Widespread in Nearctic region
Habitat
Larvae mostly in rodent burrows (ground squirrels, pocket gophers), with one species from gopher tortoise burrows.