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Genus Aldrichiomyza

Milichiidae, Freeloader Fly, dorsal - Aldrichiomyza agromyzina - female Milichiidae, Freeloader Fly, lateral - Aldrichiomyza agromyzina - female Milichiidae, Freeloader Fly, head - Aldrichiomyza agromyzina - female Milichiidae, Freeloader Fly on Wild Geranium - Aldrichiomyza agromyzina Milichiidae, Freeloader Fly, dorsal - Aldrichiomyza agromyzina small yellow fly - Aldrichiomyza agromyzina small yellow fly - Aldrichiomyza agromyzina small yellow fly - Aldrichiomyza agromyzina
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Carnoidea
Family Milichiidae (Freeloader Flies)
Subfamily Phyllomyzinae
Genus Aldrichiomyza
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aldrichiella Hendel, 1911 (preoccupied name)
Aldrichiomyza Hendel, 1914
Explanation of Names
Named for John Aldrich, who collected the type specimens of the first species placed in the genus.
Range
Northeast USA and adjacent regions. Four extralimital species, one each in Egypt, Taiwan, Korea, and Japan.