Euthyneura (genus)

Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Hybotidae
Genus: Euthyneura
Macquart, 1836

Euthyneura is a genus of dance fly. Six species of Euthyneura occur in the United Kingdom. The known range of E. myrtilli extended to Ireland in counties Fermanagh and Antrim in 2007.[1]


  1. Alexander, K.N.A. and Chandler, P.J. 2009. Euthyneura myrtilli Macquart, 1836, (Diptera: Hybotidae), a dance fly new to Ireland. Irish Naturalists' Journal 30: 55–56.

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