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Family Apioceridae

Apiocera - male Fly - Apiocera Apiocera haruspex atrifasciata? - Apiocera - female Apiocera barri Apiocerid from Lower Colorado River - Apiocera - male Fly - Apiocera - male Robber Fly - Apiocera Apioceridae or Asilidae? - Apiocera - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Asiloidea
Family Apioceridae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in(1)
Explanation of Names
Apioceridae Bigot 1857
Numbers
A single genus in the family, with 65 spp. in our area(2) and ~150 spp. worldwide(3)(4)
Range
The Americas, so. Africa, Borneo, and Sri Lanka(3); in our area, sw. US (one sp. ranges wider to BC-ID)(5)
Print References
Yeates, D. K. and M. E. Irwin. (1996) Apioceridae (Insecta: Diptera): cladistic reappraisal and biogeography. Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 116:247-301.