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Species Protodejeania hystricosa

Tachinid fly - Protodejeania hystricosa The most common flower visitor at Shannon Campground - Protodejeania hystricosa The most common flower visitor at Shannon Campground - Protodejeania hystricosa Unknown Fly - Protodejeania hystricosa Unknown fly (Archytus?) - Protodejeania hystricosa Unknown fly (Archytus?) - Protodejeania hystricosa fly - Protodejeania hystricosa Tachinid on Mt. Graham, AZ (close to 9000') - Protodejeania hystricosa
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Oestroidea
Family Tachinidae (Parasitic Flies)
Subfamily Tachininae
Tribe Tachinini
Genus Protodejeania
Species hystricosa (Protodejeania hystricosa)
Explanation of Names
Protodejeania hystricosa (Williston 1886)
Range
BC-AZ to CO-NM and Costa Rica(1)