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Genus Stichopogon

BG1324 C9363 - Stichopogon trifasciatus - female Robberfly - Stichopogon trifasciatus - Stichopogon trifasciatus robber fly - Stichopogon trifasciatus - male - female Asilid - Stichopogon trifasciatus Diptera - Stichopogon trifasciatus Stichopogon Stichopogon trifasciatus Three-banded Robber Fly (male and female) - Stichopogon trifasciatus - male - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Asiloidea
Family Asilidae (Robber Flies)
Subfamily Stichopogoninae
Genus Stichopogon
Explanation of Names
Stichopogon Loew 1847
Numbers
10 spp. in our area (3 range into Canada), >90 total(1)
Range
worldwide, with almost 60% of spp. in the Palaearctic; in our area, S. trifasciatus is transcontinental, S. argenteus is widespread west to AB-CO-MS, S. abdominalis is a FL endemic, and the rest are western(1)
Internet References
photos of adults (multiple spp.)(2)