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Species Atomosia melanopogon

6024397 - Atomosia melanopogon BG2747 280-120a - Atomosia melanopogon BG2747 280-120a - Atomosia melanopogon Robber Fly - Atomosia melanopogon Atomosia melanopogon Atomosia melanopogon Black Fly - Atomosia melanopogon Robber Fly - Atomosia melanopogon
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 Laphriinae
Genus Atomosia
Species melanopogon (Atomosia melanopogon)
Explanation of Names
Atomosia melanopogon Hermann 1912
Range
c. & w. US (IA-SD-CO to MS-TX-CA) to Honduras(1)