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Species Laphria thoracica

Bee-like Robber Fly - Laphria thoracica Bumblebee mimic? - Laphria thoracica Laphria thoracica with prey - Laphria thoracica Bee-Like Robber Fly(Laphria) - Laphria thoracica 3015664 Laphria - Laphria thoracica Laphria at lunch, probably L. lata - Laphria thoracica - male Bumble Bee - Laphria thoracica Laphria thoracica
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 Laphria (Bee-like Robber Flies)
Species thoracica (Laphria thoracica)
Explanation of Names
Laphria thoracica Fabricius 1805
Range
e. NA (QC-ME-FL to SD-KS-AR-MS)(1)
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