Limnophora

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Limnophora
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Limnophora tigrina
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Muscidae
Subfamily: Coenosiinae
Tribe: Limnophorini
Genus: Limnophora
Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830
Type species
Limnophora palustris
Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830[1]

Limnophora is a genus of flies, belonging to the family Muscidae. The flies are characterized by silver bands across their thorax. The tribe Limnophorini is named from the genus.

The genus includes the following species:[2]

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