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Species Trixodes obesus

Male Dipteran from Pinal Mtn - Trixodes obesus Tachinid Fly? - Trixodes obesus Tachinid Fly - Trixodes obesus Tachinid Fly - Trixodes obesus Tachinid Fly - Trixodes obesus Tachinid Fly - Trixodes obesus Large fly - Trixodes obesus
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 Dexiinae
Tribe Dexiini
Genus Trixodes
Species obesus (Trixodes obesus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Trixodes obesa Coquillett, 1902
Explanation of Names
The genus is named after Trixa, an Old World genus of Dexiini.
The species is named after the large size.
Range
Mexico and adjacent southwest USA.