12 spp. in 3 genera in our area(1), 80 spp. in 7 genera total(2)
Size large; M and Cu veins in front wings strongly divergent(3); larvae have long cylidrical bodies, tapered at both ends, sharp mandibles that curve outward like tusks, long fringed antenna, three cauda (anal filaments); legs adapted for digging(4)
Contributed by Cotinis on 24 March, 2005 - 4:37am Additional contributions by v belov Last updated 3 February, 2014 - 9:39am
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