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Species Myrmeleon exitialis

Antlion - Myrmeleon exitialis Which Antlion is this? - Myrmeleon exitialis Myrmeliontid sp - Myrmeleon exitialis Antlion - Myrmeleon exitialis Pit-trapping Antlion - Myrmeleon exitialis Antlion larva: Myrmeleon exitalis - Myrmeleon exitialis Pit-trapping Antlion - Myrmeleon exitialis Myrmeleon exitialis? - Myrmeleon exitialis
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Neuroptera (Antlions, Lacewings, and Allies)
Suborder Myrmeleontiformia (Antlions and Allies)
Family Myrmeleontidae (Antlions & Owlflies)
Subfamily Myrmeleontinae (Giant, Long-tailed, and Pit-trapping Antlions)
Tribe Myrmeleontini (Pit-trapping Antlions)
Genus Myrmeleon (Pit-trapping Antlions)
Species exitialis (Myrmeleon exitialis)
Explanation of Names
Myrmeleon exitialis Walker 1853
Internet References
~ BOLDSYSTEMS website page for Myrmeleon exitialis - Specimens identified by DNA testing
Works Cited
1.Species catalog of the Neuroptera, Megaloptera, and Raphidioptera of America North of Mexico
Penny N.D., Adams P.A., Stange L.A. 1997. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 50: 39‒114.