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Genus Tmemophlebia

Unknown Diptera - Tmemophlebia Bee Fly? - Tmemophlebia Bee Fly? - Tmemophlebia coastal fly - Tmemophlebia - female fly 72 - Tmemophlebia small white fly - Tmemophlebia Tmemophlebia sp. - Tmemophlebia Tmemophlebia - male
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 Phthiriinae
Tribe Poecilognathini
Genus Tmemophlebia
Explanation of Names
Tmemophlebia Evenhuis 1986
9 species north of Mexico, several more south of the United States(1)
New World (se./sc. Canada to Brazil); in our area, T. coquilletti is widespread (QC-MB-ID-CA to MD-TX), T. aldrichi SD-OR to GA-TX-CA, T. amplicella KS-TX-AZ(2)
sand dunes or other sandy habitats
Revised by Hall and Evenuis (2004) with descriptions of new species.