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Tabanus lineola (striped horse fly)

Wikipedia Abstract

Tabanus lineola, also known as the striped horse fly, is a species of biting horse-fly. It is known from the eastern and southern United States and the Gulf coast of Mexico.
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Prey / Diet

Bos taurus (cow)[1]
Equus caballus (horse)[1]
Homo sapiens (man)[1]


Eutolmus lecythus <Unverified Name>[2]
Nerax aestuans <Unverified Name>[2]


Pollinator of 
Chamaecrista chamaecristoides (beach sensitive pea)[3]
Cicuta maculata (poison parsnip)[3]
Eryngium yuccifolium (button eryngo)[3]


Wisconsin to Quebec, s. to Texas &Florida;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Predator-Prey Database for the family Asilidae (Hexapoda: Diptera) Prepared by Dr. Robert Lavigne, Professor Emeritus, University of Wyoming, USA and Dr. Jason Londt (Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg)
3Robertson, C. Flowers and insects lists of visitors of four hundred and fifty three flowers. 1929. The Science Press Printing Company Lancaster, PA.
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