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Tribe Exoprosopini

Lesser Bee Fly - Exoprosopa fascipennis Bee Fly - Exoprosopa fascipennis Bombyliid, sp - Exoprosopa doris Fly - unident - Exoprosopa Fly with wing stripes - Exoprosopa eremita dipteran fly sp. - Exoprosopa fascipennis Orange striped Beefly with patterned wings - Exoprosopa fascipennis Why type of fly is this? - Exoprosopa decora
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Asiloidea
Family Bombyliidae (Bee Flies)
Subfamily Anthracinae
Tribe Exoprosopini
Numbers
>40 spp. in 2 genera in our area, >650 spp. in 11 genera worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide, almost half of the spp. in Africa; in our area, widespread but much more diverse in the west (esp. sw. US); 3 spp. of Exoprosopa range into Canada(1)