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Genus Chlorotabanus

Green Horse Fly - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis - female Green fly on Eryngium yuccifolium - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis Horse Fly - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis - female Horse Fly - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis Diptera - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis - female Green fly - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis - female yellow-green fly - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis - female Chlorotabanus crepuscularis - 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 Diachlorini
Genus Chlorotabanus
Explanation of Names
Chlorotabanus Lutz 1909
'green Tabanus'
Numbers
A single species in our area(1), 4 total(2)
Range
New World, mostly neotropical(3)