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Species Callinicus pictitarsis

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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 Stenopogoninae
Genus Callinicus
Species pictitarsis (Callinicus pictitarsis)
Explanation of Names
Callinicus pictitarsis (Bigot 1878)
Range
CA-AZ-UT & Mexico(1)
Remarks
one of several spp. of this genus in Calif. Sort of a generalized vespid wasp mimic. --Eric Fisher, 16.vi.2007