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Species Toxophora amphitea

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Asiloidea
Family Bombyliidae (Bee Flies)
Subfamily Toxophorinae
Genus Toxophora
Species amphitea (Toxophora amphitea)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Toxophora amphitea Walker, 1849   [Original Description]
Synonyms:
Toxophora fucata Osten Sacken, 1877 (Nomen nudum)
Range
Eastern North America into Mexico. (1)
State/Province Records: (1)(2)
CAN: ON
USA: DC, FL, MD, MO, TX
MEX: Guerrero, Sonora
Additional BugGuide records include GA, IL, KY, NJ, NY, OK, PA, SC, VA.
Food
Known hosts: Hymenoptera.
Remarks
Osten Saken gave a description of T. amphitea in his 1877 "Western Diptera".
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