image of a Midge

    Midges

    Nearly 1,100 species in North America
    mosquito resting on a white fabric

    Mosquitoes

    About 50 species of mosquitoes in Missouri
    Moth fly resting on a white surface, viewed from above

    Moth Flies

    Members of subfamily Psychodinae
    Peacock fly resting on a thistle leaf

    Peacock Flies (Tephritid Fruit Flies)

    About 300 species in North America north of Mexico