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Species Corydalus texanus - Western Dobsonfly

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Megaloptera (Alderflies, Dobsonflies, and Fishflies)
Family Corydalidae (Dobsonflies and Fishflies)
Subfamily Corydalinae (Dobsonflies)
Genus Corydalus (Dobsonflies)
Species texanus (Western Dobsonfly)
Other Common Names
Texas Dobsonfly (note: though originally described from a specimen in Texas, this name may cause confusion. C. texanus is one of 3 species from the state and ranges as far west as California.)
Explanation of Names
Corydalus texanus Banks 1903
Range
sw. US (CA to CO-TX) to Central America (overlaps with C. cornutus in TX & NM)(1)
Works Cited
1.Systematics of the dobsonfly genus Corydalus (Megaloptera: Corydalidae)
Contreras-Ramos A. 1998. Entomological Society of America, Lanham, MD. 360 pp.