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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Bibio xanthopus

Bibio xanthopus - female Unidentifiable - Bibio xanthopus - female Asassian Fly? - Bibio xanthopus March fly - Bibio xanthopus - male Striped-legs fly - Bibio xanthopus - male Bibio xanthopus? Female? - Bibio xanthopus - female Wasp ? - Bibio xanthopus - male Wasp ? - Bibio xanthopus - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Bibionomorpha (Gnats, Gall Midges, and March Flies)
Family Bibionidae (March Flies)
Genus Bibio
No Taxon (xanthopus group)
Species xanthopus (Bibio xanthopus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Bibio xanthopus Wiedemann 1828
Explanation of Names
Xanthopus means yellow foot
Southern Canada to central Mexico. One of the most widespread and common species of Bibio.