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Species Laphria index

Bee-like Robber Fly - Laphria index - male Orange Robber Fly - Laphria index - male Laphria - Laphria index unknown robber fly - Laphria index Possibly a Robber Fly? - Laphria index unknown robber fly - Laphria index Asilid - Laphria index - male Fly - Laphria index
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 Laphriinae
Genus Laphria (Bee-like Robber Flies)
Species index (Laphria index)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Important notes here
Explanation of Names
Laphria index McAtee 1919
Size
12-18 mm(1)
Identification
Difficult to impossible to distinguish from L. ithypyga from photographs. Photos that are not conclusively identified should be placed here.
Range
transcontinental (QC-BC to SC-AR-OK-MT-OR)(2)
Remarks
Original description here
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