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Species Neomochtherus pallipes - Devon Red-legged Robber Fly

Robber Fly - Neomochtherus pallipes - male Devon red-legged robberfly - Neomochtherus pallipes - female
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 Asilinae
Genus Neomochtherus
Species pallipes (Devon Red-legged Robber Fly)
Explanation of Names
Neomochtherus pallipes (Meigen 1820)
native to, and widespread across C & E Europe, adventive in NA (MA)(1)
Very recent introduction from Europe