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Species Bittacus strigosus

Hangingfly? - Bittacus strigosus - female Crane Fly - Bittacus strigosus - male Hangingfly - Bittacus strigosus Hangingfly - Bittacus strigosus Hangingfly _MG_4670 - Bittacus strigosus Hangingfly - Bittacus strigosus Bittacus? - Bittacus strigosus Cranefly-like - Bittacus strigosus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Mecoptera (Scorpionflies, Hangingflies, and Allies)
Family Bittacidae (Hangingflies)
Genus Bittacus
Species strigosus (Bittacus strigosus)
Explanation of Names
Bittacus strigosus Hagen 1861
Range
e NA (QC-SC-AL to MB-MT-OK)(1)(2)
Works Cited
1.World checklist of extant Mecoptera species
2.Mecoptera of Ontario
Cheung D.K.B., Marshall S.A., Webb D.W. 2006. Canadian Journal of Arthropod Identification No. 1, 28.