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Species Whitneyomyia beatifica

black horse fly - Whitneyomyia beatifica black horse fly 2 - Whitneyomyia beatifica black horse fly 2 - Whitneyomyia beatifica Whitneyomyia beatifica lateral - Whitneyomyia beatifica - female Whitneyomyia beatifica anterior - Whitneyomyia beatifica - female Whitneyomyia beatifica wing - Whitneyomyia beatifica - female Whitneyomyia beatifica head lateral - Whitneyomyia beatifica - female Whitneyomyia beatifica head dorsal - Whitneyomyia beatifica - female
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 Whitneyomyia
Species beatifica (Whitneyomyia beatifica)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Whitneyomyia beatificus (Whitney, 1914)
Remarks
Author appears to be Charles Pliny Whitney (1838-1928) (1)
Works Cited
1.A Dictionary of Entomology
George Gordh, David H. Headrick. 2003. CABI Publishing.