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Species Archilestris magnificus

Mexican Robber Fly - Archilestris magnificus Mexican Robber Fly - Archilestris magnificus Biggest Robberfly I've ever seen - Archilestris magnificus Uncertain - Archilestris magnificus Robber Fly - Archilestris magnificus Robber Fly - Archilestris magnificus fly 98 - Archilestris magnificus - male Large male Asilidae? - Archilestris magnificus - male
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 Archilestris
Species magnificus (Archilestris magnificus)
Explanation of Names
Archilestris magnificus (Walker 1854)
Range
AZ-NM & Mexico(1)