willow catkin flies

(Egle spp.)

Overview
willow catkin fly (Egle sp.)
Photo by Alfredo Colon
 

 

 

 

 

 

     
           
 
Description
 
 

Adults are about the size of a house fly.

 
     
 
Distribution
 
 

Distribution Map

 

Sources

24, 29, 30.

 
  12/31/2018      
         
 
Taxonomy
 
 

Order

Diptera (gnats, mosquitoes, true flies)  
 

Suborder

Brachycera (circular-seamed flies, muscoid flies, short-horned flies)  
 

Infraorder

Muscomorpha  
  No Rank Eremoneura  
  No Rank Cyclorrhapha (circular-seamed flies)  
  Zoosection Schizophora (muscoids)  
  Zoosubsection Calyptratae (calyptrates)  
 

Superfamily

Muscoidea  
 

Family

Anthomyiidae (root-maggot flies)  
 

Subfamily

Anthomyiinae  
 

Tribe

Chirosiini  
       
 

Subordinate Taxa

 
 

willow catkin fly (Egle atomaria)

willow catkin fly (Egle bicaudata) ?

willow catkin fly (Egle longipalpis)

willow catkin fly (Egle salicola) ?

 
       
 

Synonyms

 
 

 

 
       
 

Common Names

 
 

willow catkin flies

 
       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
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DIPTERA - EGLE (ANTHOMYIIDAE)
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  DIPTERA - EGLE (ANTHOMYIIDAE)  
     

 

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  Alfredo Colon
June 2018

Location: Woodbury, Minnesota

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Created: 12/31/2018

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