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Subfamily Chrysopsinae - Deer Flies

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Diptera - Flies
No Taxon Orthorrhapha
Infraorder Tabanomorpha
Family Tabanidae - Horse and Deer Flies
Subfamily Chrysopsinae - Deer Flies

Genus Merycomyia
Species whitneyi - Merycomyia whitneyi
Tribe Chrysopsini
Genus Chrysops
Species abatus - Chrysops abatus
No Taxon aberrans and striatus
Species aberrans - Chrysops aberrans
Species striatus - Chrysops striatus
No Taxon asbestos, frigidus, and venus
Species asbestos - Chrysops asbestos
Species frigidus - Chrysops frigidus
Species venus - Chrysops venus
Species beameri - Chrysops beameri
Species brimleyi - Chrysops brimleyi
No Taxon callidus group
Species aestuans - Chrysops aestuans
Species bishoppi - Chrysops bishoppi
Species callidus - Chrysops callidus
Species sackeni - Chrysops sackeni
No Taxon calvus and niger
Species calvus - Chrysops calvus
Species niger - Chrysops niger
No Taxon carbonarius group
Species ater - Chrysops ater
Species carbonarius - Chrysops carbonarius
Species cincticornis - Chrysops cincticornis
Species mitis - Chrysops mitis
Species clavicornis - Chrysops clavicornis
Species coquilletti - Chrysops coquilletti
Species cuclux - Chrysops cuclux
Species delicatulus - Chrysops delicatulus
Species dimmocki - Chrysops dimmocki
Species discalis - Chrysops discalis
Species divisus - Chrysops divisus
Species dorsovittatus - Chrysops dorsovittatus
Species excitans - Chrysops excitans
No Taxon flavidus group
Species atlanticus - Chrysops atlanticus
Species brunneus - Chrysops brunneus
Species celatus - Chrysops celatus
Species dixianus - Chrysops dixianus
Species flavidus - Chrysops flavidus
Species pudicus - Chrysops pudicus
Species reicherti - Chrysops reicherti
Species fuliginosus - Chrysops fuliginosus
Species fulvaster - Chrysops fulvaster
Species fulvistigma - Chrysops fulvistigma
No Taxon furcatus group
Species coloradensis - Chrysops coloradensis
Species furcatus - Chrysops furcatus
Species proclivis - Chrysops proclivis
Species surdus - Chrysops surdus
Species geminatus - Chrysops geminatus
Species hinei - Chrysops hinei
Species hirsuticallus - Chrysops hirsuticallus
Species impunctus - Chrysops impunctus
Species indus - Chrysops indus
Species lateralis - Chrysops lateralis
Species moechus - Chrysops moechus
Species montanus - Chrysops montanus
No Taxon obsoletus and dacne and parvulus
Species obsoletus - Chrysops obsoletus
Species parvulus - Chrysops parvulus
Species dacne - Chrysops dacne
Species noctifer - Chrysops noctifer
No Taxon pachycerus or latifrons
Species latifrons - Chrysops latifrons
Species pikei - Chrysops pikei
Species sequax - Chrysops sequax
Species shermani - Chrysops shermani
Species sordidus - Chrysops sordidus
No Taxon univittatus, upsilon, and macquarti
Species macquarti - Chrysops macquarti
Species univittatus - Chrysops univittatus
Species upsilon - Chrysops upsilon
Species virgulatus - Chrysops virgulatus
Species vittatus - Chrysops vittatus
No Taxon unidentified male deer flies
No Taxon vittatus group
Genus Neochrysops
Species globosus - Neochrysops globosus
Genus Silvius
Species abdominalis - Silvius abdominalis
Species gigantulus - Silvius gigantulus
Species pollinosus - Silvius pollinosus
Species sayi - Silvius sayi