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Genus Chlorotabanus

Crepuscular horse fly - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis - female Green Horsefly - Chlortabanus crepuscularis - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis - male Fly - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis BG1666 D0241a - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis - female Horse Fly - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis Green fly on Eryngium yuccifolium - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis Chlorotabanus crepuscularis - male ID please - Chlorotabanus crepuscularis
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'
A single species in our area(1), 3 total(2)
New World, mostly neotropical(2)