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Subfamily Anthracinae

Orange County Bee Fly Archives #34 - Villa Orange County Bee Fly Archives #123 - Ligyra gazophylax Orange County Bee Fly Archives #290 - Villa Mating pair of bee flies - Anthrax albofasciatus - male - female Xenox tigrinus possible Villa lateralis - Villa Villa fulviana in Nova Scotia - Villa Hemipenthes celeris
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
Numbers
By far the largest subfamily, with >420 spp. in 26 genera of 5 tribes in our area and ~2,100 spp. in 170 genera of 6 tribes worldwide(1)
Range
Worldwide; in our area, widespread, but conspicuously more diverse in the west, esp. in sw. US(1)