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Pogonias group

Efferia plena pair - Efferia plena - male - female Efferia? - Efferia pogonias - male Robberfly Pair - Efferia - male - female New Mexico Robber - Efferia - female Efferia albibarbis? - Efferia pogonias - male Robber fly ? - Efferia Efferia pogonias. Male, for Louisiana - Efferia pogonias - male Asilid - Efferia mortensoni - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Asiloidea
Family Asilidae (Robber Flies)
Subfamily Asilinae
Genus Efferia
No Taxon Pogonias group
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pogonioefferia Artigas & Papavero 1997
40 spp. in our area, 43 total(1)
Males have distinctive up-curved tip of abdomen. Females have tapered abdomens. Both have dense white hairs. Albibarbefferia is somewhat similar. Compare also Nerax group.