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Genus Thevenetimyia

Thevenetimyia affinis - male Thevenetimyia Thevenetimyia luctifera - female Guessing... Thevenetimyia? - Thevenetimyia Thevenetimyia sp. - Thevenetimyia speciosa Unknown Fly - Thevenetimyia harrisi Thevenetimyia ? - Thevenetimyia sodalis - male Jet Bee Fly - Thevenetimyia
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 Ecliminae
Genus Thevenetimyia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
=Thevenemyia Bigot
Thevenetimyia is a justified emendation(1), confirmed by N.L. Evenhuis (pers. comm., HW)
Numbers
2 subgenera (one monotypic), with 24 spp. in our area, 37 total(1)
Size
7-17 mm(2)
Identification
key to spp. in(3)
Range
Worldwide, mostly nearctic, several spp. Australasian, very few elsewhere; in our area, mostly western/southwestern, with just 2 spp. in the east (NH, GA, MS)(1)
Food
Parasites of wood-boring beetle larvae