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Species Mydas tibialis

Robberfly or weird wasp? - Mydas tibialis Mydidae - Mydas tibialis Mydas tibialis Golden legged mydas fly - Mydas tibialis Mydas tibialis? - Mydas tibialis Mydas - Mydas tibialis Mydas tibialis? No orange band. - Mydas tibialis - male Large Wasp/Fly (?) with Orange Legs/Antennae  - Mydas tibialis
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Asiloidea
Family Mydidae (Mydas Flies)
Subfamily Mydinae
Genus Mydas
Species tibialis (Mydas tibialis)
Explanation of Names
Mydas tibialis Wiedemann 1831
Black body, smoky wings, brown legs.
Includes eastern North America?
Internet References
Reported as visiting flowers of Rattlesnake Master in Illinois.