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Tribe Acanthaclisini - Giant Antlions

Antlion - Vella fallax Antlion - Vella fallax Big Critter .... - Vella americana - female Vella americana?  - Vella americana Antlion - Vella fallax Huge antlion - Vella americana Not an owlfly. Right? - Vella fallax Moth? - Vella fallax
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Neuroptera (Antlions, Lacewings, and Allies)
Suborder Myrmeleontiformia (Antlions and Allies)
Family Myrmeleontidae (Antlions including Owlflies)
Subfamily Myrmeleontinae (Giant, Long-tailed, and Pit-trapping Antlions)
Tribe Acanthaclisini (Giant Antlions)
Explanation of Names
Acanthaclisini Navás 1912
Numbers
2 genera in our area(1) (both in the Guide)
Identification
key to genera(1)