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Species Diogmites missouriensis

Diogmites missouriensis Diogmites missouriensis Diogmites missouriensis First D. missouriensis of 2010 for the Bayou Vermilion District - Diogmites missouriensis - male mini MO (3) - Diogmites missouriensis - female mini MO (4) - Diogmites missouriensis - female 7 Aug 11 - Diogmites missouriensis - female 7 Aug 11c - Diogmites missouriensis - female
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 Diogmites (Hanging-thieves)
Species missouriensis (Diogmites missouriensis)
Explanation of Names
Diogmites missouriensis Bromley 1951
Size
Body 17-26 mm, average 20 mm(1)
Identification
pale reddish golden species; proboscis reddish brown, abdomen yellow without distinct blackish markings(1)
Range
OH-AL to MO-MS(2)