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Genus Taracticus

Fly - Taracticus octopunctatus Fly - Taracticus octopunctatus small long-horned Robber fly?  - Taracticus octopunctatus Tiny Robber Fly - Family Asilidae? - Taracticus octopunctatus Another Taracticus ruficaudus - Taracticus ruficaudus - female small Fly with incredible eyes - Taracticus octopunctatus Asilidae? - Taracticus octopunctatus - female Robber Fly ID Request - Taracticus octopunctatus
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 Taracticus
Explanation of Names
Taracticus Loew 1872
3 spp. in our area, 16 total(1)