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americana species group

Predator or scavenger? - Panorpa insolens - male Predator or scavenger? - Panorpa insolens - male spring scorpionfly - Panorpa insolens - male Panorpa female - Panorpa americana - female Panorpa male - Panorpa - male Scorpionfly - Panorpa helena - male Panorpa with Orgyia leucostigma carcass - Panorpa - female Genus Panorpa - Panorpa helena - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Mecoptera (Scorpionflies, Hangingflies and Allies)
Family Panorpidae (Common Scorpionflies)
Genus Panorpa
No Taxon americana species group
Numbers
3 spp., all in our area(1)
Range
e. US (ME-FL to MN-KS-LA)(1)