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Subgenus Geron

Sandhills Beefly - Geron - male Small insect in my garden - Geron Bee Fly? - Geron Geron? - Geron Geron for Aaron #7 - Geron small hairy fly - Geron vitripennis Bombyliidae 2 - Geron long fly - Geron
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 Toxophorinae
Genus Geron
No Taxon Subgenus Geron
Numbers
TBA spp. in our area, ~135 spp. worldwide(1)(2)
Identification
R5 at most 2/3 as long as the preceding segment; 2 submarginal cells; 3 posterior cells.
Range
Worldwide and across NA(1)