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Tribe Exoprosopini

BG632 Fly - Exoprosopa brevirostris Sand hills Exoprosopa? - Exoprosopa painterorum Exoprosopa sp. Another Beefly - Exoprosopa fasciata Img 2820 Bee - Exoprosopa Fly 051816ppba - Exoprosopa fascipennis Bee fly - Exoprosopa Exoprosopa decora - Ontario - 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)