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Genus Geminaria

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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 Bombyliinae
Tribe Conophorini
Genus Geminaria
Explanation of Names
Geminaria Coquillett 1894
2 spp., both in our area(1)
6-8 mm, excl. proboscis
sw. US (NM-CA-NV) & Baja(1)