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Species Mallophora bomboides

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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 Asilidae (Robber Flies)
Subfamily Asilinae
Genus Mallophora (Bee Killers)
Species bomboides (Mallophora bomboides)
Explanation of Names
Mallophora bomboides (Wiedemann 1828)
Range
NC-FL-MS(1)
See Also
See M. orcina page on distinguishing the two