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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
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
Prealar bristle absent; it is present in all other Eutrichota and most other Anthomyiidae.
Widespread in Nearctic region
Larvae mostly in rodent burrows (ground squirrels, pocket gophers), with one species from gopher tortoise burrows.