Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Microstylum

Microstylum galactodes - female Robber Fly - Microstylum morosum Microstylum galactodes - female Mallophorina robber fly - Microstylum morosum Microstylum morosum Microstylum morosum Microstylum morosum huge Asilidae, with prey - Microstylum morosum
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 Microstylum
Explanation of Names
Microstylum Macquart 1838
Numbers
2 spp. in our area, ~140 total(1)