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Species Amauromyza flavifrons

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Family Agromyzidae (Leaf Miner Flies)
Subfamily Phytomyzinae
Genus Amauromyza
Species flavifrons (Amauromyza flavifrons)
Explanation of Names
Author: Meigen, 1830
Food
Larvae mine leaves of plants in the Caryophyllales, mainly Caryophyllaceae.