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Minute Black Scavenger Flies - Scatopse species | by Cheryl Moorehead
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Minute Black Scavenger Flies - Scatopse species

10/15/06

Fall City, Washington, U.S.A.

Scatopse species.

There were a hundred or so swarming out of a hole in some rotten farm equipment, near a horse pasture.

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)

Phylum: Arthropoda (Arthropods)

Superclass: Hexapoda (Hexapods)

Class: Insecta (Insects)

Subclass: Pterygota (Winged Insects)

Order: Diptera (Flies)

Nematocera

Family: Scatopsidae (Minute Black Scavenger Flies)

Genus: Scatopse

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Taken on October 15, 2006