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Species Leucotabanus annulatus

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Infraorder Tabanomorpha
Family Tabanidae (Horse and Deer Flies)
Subfamily Tabaninae (Horse Flies)
Tribe Diachlorini
Genus Leucotabanus
Species annulatus (Leucotabanus annulatus)
Explanation of Names
Leucotabanus annulatus Say 1823
Size
10-12 mm
Identification
females mostly brown and grey/cream-colored; males covered in bright white hairs
wings unpatterned; antennae typical, with a slight point on top of first flagellomere; small ocelli on a small tubercle; face of female with a thin callus slightly thickening ventrally; male eyes with different facet sizes above and below. (Goodwin et al., 1985)
Range
e US (DE-FL to KS-TX)
Habitat
places where there are trees and rotting wood