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Species Heteropogon macerinus

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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 Heteropogon
Species macerinus (Heteropogon macerinus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dasypogon macerinus Walker 1849, Heteropogon gibbus Loew 1866
Explanation of Names
Heteropogon macerinus (Walker 1849)
Range
CT-NC to IA-KY(1)