Dioctria linearis

Dioctria linearis is a Palearctic species of robber fly in the family Asilidae. [1][2]

Dioctria linearis
Dioctria linearis (Asilidae) - (imago), Haulerwijk, the Netherlands - 3.jpg
Dioctria linearis Haulerwijk, the Netherlands
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Asilidae
Genus: Dioctria
D. linearis
Binomial name
Dioctria linearis
(Fabricius, 1787)

The species is diurnal.[3]


  1. ^ Verrall, G. H., 1909 Stratiomyidae and succeeding families of the Diptera Brachycera of Great Britain British flies Volume 5 London : Gurney and Jackson, 1909.BHL Full text with illustrations
  2. ^ Stubbs, Alan E.; Drake, Martin (2001). British Soldierflies and their allies: A Field Guide to the Larger British Brachycera (Print). London: British Entomological and Natural History Society. pp. 528 pages. ISBN 1-899935-04-5.
  3. ^ "Dioctria linearis (Fabricius 1787) - Encyclopedia of Life". eol.org. Retrieved 2021-09-24.

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