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Upcoming Events

Information about the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

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


Subfamily Ecliminae

Cool Fly - Lepidophora lutea Thevenetimiyia? - Thevenetimyia Thevenetimyia luctifera? - Thevenetimyia Insect 804 - Lepidophora lutea Bee Fly? - Lepidophora lutea What Bee Fly? - Thevenetimyia Unknown Fly - Thevenetimyia harrisi Fly on Angelica - Thevenetimyia - female
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 Ecliminae
27 spp. in 2 genera in our area, ~60 spp. in 9 genera worldwide (almost 2/3 in Thevenetimyia)(1)
worldwide except Oriental Region; a half of the world spp. in NA(1)