Sciaroidea

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Sciaroidea
Hessian Fly.jpg
The Hessian Fly (Mayetiola destructor) from the family Cecidomyiidae
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Infraorder: Bibionomorpha
Superfamily: Sciaroidea

Sciaroidea is a superfamily in the infraorder Bibionomorpha. Most of its constituent families are various gnats.

Families[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jaschhof, Mathias; Didham, Raphael (2002). "Rangomaramidae Fam. Nov. from New Zealand: And Implications for the Phylogeny of the Sciaroidea (Diptera: Biblionomorpha)". Ampyx-Verlag.