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Species Nicocles pictus

Nicocles pictus - male Nicocles pictus displaying in flight - Nicocles pictus - male Nicocles pictus - female Nicocles pictus in January - Nicocles pictus - female robber fly at Waubonsie State Park - Nicocles pictus
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 Dasypogoninae
Genus Nicocles
Species pictus (Nicocles pictus)
Explanation of Names
Nicocles pictus (Loew 1866) DC NY MA RI CT PA NJ DE MD VA WV KY TN AL GA FL SC NC(1)
Range
MA-FL to WV-AL(1)