Dasypogoninae
Pegesimallus sp.
Blepharepium sonorensis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Asilidae
Subfamily: Dasypogoninae
Macquart, 1838
Tribes
  • Damalini
  • Dasypogonini
  • Dioctriini
  • Isopogonini
  • Laphystiini
  • Stenopogonini
  • Stichopogonini
Taracticus octopunctatus.
Taracticus octopunctatus.
Diogmites neoternatus, a species of hanging thief fly.
Diogmites neoternatus, a species of hanging thief fly.
Cyrtopogon lateralis with prey.
Cyrtopogon lateralis with prey.
Taracticus octopunctatus on common milkweed.
Taracticus octopunctatus on common milkweed.

Dasypogoninae is a subfamily of robber flies in the family Asilidae. There are more than 60 genera and 520 described species in Dasypogoninae.[1][2][3]

Genera

These 62 genera belong to the subfamily Dasypogoninae:

References

  1. ^ Dikow, Torsten (2019). "Asiloid Flies, deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history". National Museum of Natural History of the Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 2019-06-03.
  2. ^ "Dasypogoninae Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-06-03.

Further reading