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Genus Heteropogon

Robber Fly - Heteropogon macerinus Unknown Robber Fly - Heteropogon patruelis Heteropogon spatulatus? - Heteropogon spatulatus Heteropogon - Heteropogon lautus - female Robber Flies - Heteropogon macerinus - male - female Heteropogon patruelis - female Heteropogon patruelis - female Heteropogon patruelis? - Heteropogon
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 Stenopogoninae
Genus Heteropogon
Explanation of Names
Heteropogon Loew 1847
Numbers
25 spp. in our area, 56 total(1)
Range
mostly holarctic (very few spp. to the south)(1)