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Family Deuterophlebiidae - Mountain Midges

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Family Deuterophlebiidae (Mountain Midges)
Explanation of Names
Deuterophlebiidae Edwards 1922
Numbers
a single genus, with 6 spp. in our area(1) and 14 spp. total(2)
Size
2-4 mm(1)