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Species Andrenosoma xanthocnemum

a darker robber - Andrenosoma xanthocnemum - male Asilidae - unknown genus and species - Andrenosoma xanthocnemum Asilidae - Andrenosoma xanthocnemum? - Andrenosoma xanthocnemum - female Asilidae - Andrenosoma xanthocnemum? - Andrenosoma xanthocnemum Fly - Andrenosoma xanthocnemum - female Texas SE Gulf Coast - Andrenosoma? - Andrenosoma xanthocnemum - male Texas SE Gulf Coast - Andrenosoma? - Andrenosoma xanthocnemum - male Asilid - Andrenosoma xanthocnemum
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 Laphriinae
Genus Andrenosoma
Species xanthocnemum (Andrenosoma xanthocnemum)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Laphria xanthocnema Wiedemann 1828
Andrenosoma sicarium (McAtee 1919)
The epithet has been corrected to xanthocnemum to match the neuter genus name Andrenosoma
Explanation of Names
Andrenosoma xanthocnemum (Wiedemann 1828)
xanthocnema = 'yellow tibia'
Range
TX to Argentina(1)
Remarks
"attracted to fallen trees." —Eric Fisher