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Species Promachus hinei

Robber Fly - Promachus hinei Promachus hinei? - Promachus hinei - male Giant Robber Fly - Promachus hinei What am I? - Promachus hinei some kind of robber fly - Promachus hinei - male Robber fly with captured Great Blue Skimmer - Promachus hinei - female Seeking ID on the prey Robber Fly - Promachus hinei Giant Robber Fly - Promachus hinei
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 Asilinae
Genus Promachus (Giant Robber Flies)
Species hinei (Promachus hinei)
Explanation of Names
Promachus hinei Bromley 1931
Range
OH-IA-KS south to TN-MS-TX(1)