No Common Name Diogmites basalis (Walker, 1851)  
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Diptera   >   Family Asilidae   >   Genus Diogmites   


This lanky reddish-brown robber fly appears to favor riparian habitats, and is often found in dense vegetation near creeks and rivers. It can be rather common in the northeast.

There are 3 records in the project database.

Diogmites basalis in Carroll Co., Maryland (7/11/2008). Photo by Steve Collins. (MBP list)

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