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Species Cophura brevicornis

Small Robber Fly at high altitude. - Cophura brevicornis - female Small Robber Fly at high altitude. - Cophura brevicornis - female Small Robber Fly at high altitude - Cophura brevicornis - female Cophura brevicornis Cophura brevicornis Cophura brevicornis Robber Fly - Cophura brevicornis Cophura brevicornis
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 Cophura
Species brevicornis (Cophura brevicornis)
Explanation of Names
Cophura brevicornis (Williston 1883)
Numbers
4 sspp. in our area(1)
Range
BC-CA to NE; ssp. C. b. melanochaeta Melander 1923 CA-ID-MT + 3 sspp. in CA(1)