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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Poeciloderas quadripunctatus

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Infraorder Tabanomorpha
Family Tabanidae (Horse and Deer Flies)
Subfamily Tabaninae (Horse Flies)
Tribe Tabanini
Genus Poeciloderas
Species quadripunctatus (Poeciloderas quadripunctatus)
Explanation of Names
Poeciloderas quadripunctatus (Fabricius 1805)
Range
TX to Argentina(1)(Godwin et al. 2010)
Works Cited
1.Manual of Central American Diptera
Brian V. Brown et al. 2009. NRC Research Press.