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Leia Meigen 1818 (fungus gnat)

Insecta - Diptera - Mycetophilidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 138478

Alternative spelling: Leja

Synonyms: Glaphyroptera Winnertz 1863 (no. 261956), Neoglaphyroptera Osten Sacken 1878 (no. 261947)

Full reference: J. W. Meigen. 1818. Systematische Beschreibung der Bekannten Europäischen Zweiflügeligen Insekten, Erster Theil 1-332

Parent taxon: Leiini according to G. Statz 1944

Sister taxa: Aphrastomyia, Baisepesthoneura, Disparoleia, Docosia, Ectrepesthoneura, Hemolia, Izleiina, Lecadonileia, Metaleia, Nedocosia, Palaeothoracotropis, Prodocosia, Proleia, Proneoglaphyroptera, Pronovakia, Protragoneura, Temaleia, Zeliinia

Subtaxa: Leia aberrans, Leia crassipalpis, Leia crassiuscula, Leia curvipetiolata, Leia exhumata, Leia frequens, Leia gracillima, Leia longipalpis, Leia longipes, Leia longipetiolata, Leia miocenica, Leia platypus, Leia vetusta

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