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Species Tabanus pumilus

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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 Tabanus
Species pumilus (Tabanus pumilus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tabanus pumilus Macquart
Size
8-10mm, possibly the smallest American Tabanus
Range
Eastern USA, except northern New England, and southern Ontario
Season
Mid June to July in Ontario
Print References
Macquart, M.J. 1938, Diptères exotiques nouveaux ou peu connus. Memoires de la Société (Royale) des sciences, de l'agriculture et des arts à Lille. 2: 150