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Tribe Brachynemurini

Antlion - Chaetoleon pusillus Ant Lion - Mexoleon papago - female Antlion - Brachynemurus sackeni - female antlion species? - Brachynemurus alien eyes - Scotoleon nigrilabris Antlion sp. 2? - Brachynemurus nebulosus Antlion - Mexoleon papago - female antlion - Brachynemurus sackeni - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Neuroptera (Antlions, Owlflies, Lacewings, Mantidflies and Allies)
Suborder Myrmeleontiformia (Antlions and Owlflies)
Family Myrmeleontidae (Antlions)
Tribe Brachynemurini
Explanation of Names
Brachynemurini Banks 1927
the largest tribe in our area, with ca. 50 spp. in 7 genera(1)
(Atricholeon, a sw. genus with a single sp. in our area, is not yet in the guide)