Tabanus eggeri

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Tabanus eggeri
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Male Tabanus eggeri, Portugal
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Tabanidae
Genus: Tabanus
Species: T. eggeri
Binomial name
Tabanus eggeri
(Schiner, 1868)

Tabanus intermedius Egger, 1859

Tabanus eggeri is a Mediterranean species of biting horse-fly,[1] found in southern France, Italy, Albania, Croatia, Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Portugal and Morocco. There are also unverified records from Spain and Israel.[2]


  1. ^ Stubbs, A. & Drake, M. (2001). British Soldierflies and Their Allies: A Field Guide to the Larger British Brachycera. British Entomological & Natural History Society. pp. 512 pp. ISBN 1-899935-04-5. 
  2. ^ Mikuška, A.; S. Krcmar; J. Mikuska (2008). "Horseflies (Diptera: Tabanidae) of south-east Herzegovina (Bosnia and Herzegovina)" (pdf). Entomologia Croatica. Zagreb: Croatian Entomological Society. 12 (2): 101–109. ISSN 1330-6200. Retrieved 2009-07-08.