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Taxonomic Serial No.: 122941

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: unverified  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: unknown   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderDiptera  – mosca, mosquito, gnats, mosquitoes, true flies  
                                  SuborderNematocera  – long-horned flies  
                                        FamilySciaridae  – dark-winged fungus gnats, root gnats  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Sciara abdita Johannsen, 1912  
                                              Species Sciara arcuata Garrett, 1925  
                                              Species Sciara cingulata Rubsaamen, 1894  
                                              Species Sciara clavata Garrett, 1925  
                                              Species Sciara congregata Johannsen, 1914  
                                              Species Sciara cylindrica Pettey, 1918  
                                              Species Sciara diderma Garrett, 1925  
                                              Species Sciara diota Garrett, 1925  
                                              Species Sciara dives Johannsen, 1912  
                                              Species Sciara futilis Johannsen, 1912  
                                              Species Sciara globosa Pettey, 1918  
                                              Species Sciara habilis Johannsen, 1912  
                                              Species Sciara hawaiiensis Hardy  
                                              Species Sciara hebes (Loew, 1869)  
                                              Species Sciara multisetifera Pettey, 1918  
                                              Species Sciara ochrolabis Loew, 1869  
                                              Species Sciara polita Say, 1824  
                                              Species Sciara psittacus Pettey, 1918  
                                              Species Sciara sciophila Loew, 1869  
                                              Species Sciara scita Johannsen, 1912  
                                              Species Sciara townesi Shaw, 1935  
                                              Species Sciara unicorn Garrett, 1925  
                                              Species Sciara vicina Johannsen, 1912  

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Sciara   
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