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Genus Odontoloxozus

Cactus fly - Odontoloxozus longicornis Odontoloxozus longicornis - male Longhorn Cactus Fly (Odontoloxozus longicornis) on Saguaro Cactus - Odontoloxozus longicornis fly 57 - Odontoloxozus longicornis - female Longhorn Cactus Fly - Odontoloxozus longicornis what bug? - Odontoloxozus longicornis Please help us to identify this guy. - Odontoloxozus longicornis - female Arizona bug,  sucking? - Odontoloxozus longicornis - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Nerioidea
Family Neriidae (Cactus Flies)
Genus Odontoloxozus
Explanation of Names
Odontoloxozus Enderlein 1922
Numbers
2 spp. in our area (Pfeiler et al. 2013)
Range
in our area, sw. US (one sp. widespread, another in so.CA only) (Pfeiler et al. 2013)