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Genus Euptilon

gray-spotted antlion - Euptilon Unknown ant lion - Euptilon ornatum Euptilon ornatum long gray segmented tail, greenish eyes, clear wings - Euptilon ornatum Black-dashed antlion - Euptilon ornatum Species of Antlion - Euptilon ornatum Euptilon ornatum Euptilon - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Neuroptera (Antlions, Owlflies, Lacewings, Mantidflies and Allies)
Suborder Myrmeleontiformia (Antlions and Owlflies)
Family Myrmeleontidae (Antlions)
Tribe Nemoleontini
Genus Euptilon
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
our spp. included here used to be treated in Psammoleon Banks
Explanation of Names
Euptilon Westwood 1837
Psammoleon
Numbers
4 spp. in our area, 5 total(1)
Range
in our area, E. decipiens in se. US (GA-LA) + 3 spp. in sw. US (CA to CO-NM)(1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Species catalog of the Neuroptera, Megaloptera, and Raphidioptera of America North of Mexico
Penny N.D., Adams P.A., Stange L.A. 1997. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 50: 39-114.