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Species Diogmites properans

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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 Diogmites (Hanging-thieves)
Species properans (Diogmites properans)
Explanation of Names
Diogmites properans Bromley 1936
Size
Body 15-28 mm (average 22 mm)(1)
Identification
medium-sized species with three black mesonotal stripes (vs brownish in D. salutans) and black dorsal bands on abdomen(1)
Range
GA-FL-MS(2)