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Asilidae 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 132394

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): robber flies
 
       
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: unverified  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: unknown   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrˇpode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailÚs, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderHolometabola   
                               OrderDiptera  – mosca, mosquito, gnats, mosquitoes, true flies  
                                  SuborderBrachycera  – circular-seamed flies, muscoid flies, short-horned flies, mouches musco´des  
                                     InfraorderMuscomorpha   
                                        FamilyAsilidae  – robber flies  
    Direct Children:  
                                           GenusAmblyonychus   
                                           GenusArchilestris   
                                           GenusBlepharepium   
                                           GenusFurcilla   
                                           GenusHadrokolos   
                                           GenusMegaphorus   
                                           GenusMyelaphus   
                                           GenusNeomochtherus   
                                           GenusPlesiomma   
                                           GenusPritchardomyia   
                                           GenusProlepsis   
                                           GenusRegasilus   
                                           GenusSintoria   
                                           GenusTriorla   
                                           GenusWyliea   
                                           SubfamilyAsilinae   
                                           SubfamilyDasypogoninae   
                                           SubfamilyLaphriinae   
                                           SubfamilyLeptogastrinae  – grass flies 
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Asilidae, robber flies   
       
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