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Genus Leucopis

Dances with an*ts - Leucopis Tiny fly on cactus needs ID - Leucopis bellula ID sought for yet another fly on cactus - Leucopis bellula Fly on cactus, associated with Cochineal - Leucopis bellula Fly associated with cochineal - Leucopis bellula Fly associated with cochneal - Leucopis bellula Larva with aphids - Leucopis Unknown Fly - Leucopis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Lauxanioidea
Family Chamaemyiidae
Genus Leucopis
Range
Western US and Canada. Two species introduced in the East to combat hemlock woolly adelgid.
Internet References
Environmental Entomology. Prey suitability and phenology of Leucopis spp
Environmental Entomology. Prey suitability and phenology of Leucopis spp. PDF