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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Subfamily Bombyliinae

Bee Fly - Bombylius atriceps Small, quick fly - Bombylius albicapillus Orange County  Bee Fly Archives #82 - B. fascialis or B. lancifer - Bombylius Bee Fly - Bombylius major Bombyliidae: Anthrax? - Bombylius major Hover feeder - Heterostylum robustum - female Small Fly or Moth - Bombylius major beefly - female

Fly that looks much like a bee, Clark County, Nevada Kyle Canyon Road - Lordotus pulchrissimus - female Systoechus sp? - Sparnopolius confusus Conophorus fenestratus - male Geminaria canalis ? - Geminaria canalis - female Bee Fly - Lordotus gibbus Bombyliidae (Bee Fly) with spotted or picture wings - Conophorus fenestratus - male Lordotus sp. - Lordotus Bee Fly - Sparnopolius