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Species Taracticus octopunctatus

Green Eyed Fly - Taracticus octopunctatus small long-horned Robber fly?  - Taracticus octopunctatus Tiny Robber Fly - Family Asilidae? - Taracticus octopunctatus rainbow-eyed fly - Taracticus octopunctatus Robber Fly ID Request - Taracticus octopunctatus Robberfly sp. - Taracticus octopunctatus Robberfly sp. - Taracticus octopunctatus Taracticus octopunctatus
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 Taracticus
Species octopunctatus (Taracticus octopunctatus)
Explanation of Names
Taracticus octopunctatus (Say 1823)
Range
NH-FL to MT?-SD-TX(1)