No Common Name Psilonyx annulatus (Say, 1823)    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Diptera   >   Family Asilidae   >   Genus Psilonyx   

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Psilonyx annulatus is a small, slender species of leptogastrine robber fly. This inconspicuous species appears to prefer shaded forest habitats. They often glean prey from webs, or tree trunks (Herschel Raney's RNA site).

There are 7 records in the project database.

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A Psilonyx annulatus in Montgomery Co., Maryland (8/18/2019). Verified by T. Hedlund/BugGuide. Photo by Steve Scholnick. (MBP list)

Psilonyx annulatus in Montgomery Co., Maryland (7/26/2020). (c) Jim Moore (Maryland), some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Jim Moore (Maryland) via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Psilonyx annulatus in Montgomery Co., Maryland (7/26/2020). (c) Jim Moore (Maryland), some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Jim Moore (Maryland) via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Psilonyx annulatus in Montgomery Co., Maryland (7/26/2020). (c) Jim Moore (Maryland), some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Jim Moore (Maryland) via iNaturalist. (MBP list)


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