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Species Amauromyza flavifrons

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