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Achalcus  Loew, 1857
Taxonomic Serial No.: 137169

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2000   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrˇpode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailÚs, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderDiptera  – mosca, mosquito, gnats, mosquitoes, true flies  
                                  SuborderBrachycera  – circular-seamed flies, muscoid flies, short-horned flies, mouches musco´des  
                                        FamilyDolichopodidae  – longlegged flies  
                                           SubfamilyAchalcinae Grootaert and Meuffels, 1997  
                                              GenusAchalcus Loew, 1857  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Achalcus oregonensis (Harmston and Miller, 1966)  
                                                 Species Achalcus utahensis (Harmston and Miller, 1966)  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Achalcus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Grootaert, P. and H. J. G. Meuffels  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Dolichopodidae (Diptera) from Papua New Guinea XV: Scepastopyga gen. nov. and the establishment of a new subfamily, the Achalcinae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Natural History, vol. 31   
  Page(s): 1587 - 1600   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Achalcus   

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