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Genus Thevenetimyia

Thevenetimyia celer - female T. affinis on Eriophylum confertiflorum - Thevenetimyia affinis - female Thevenetimyia luctifera - female strange fly - Thevenetimyia californica Thevenetimyia californica? - Thevenetimyia californica - female thevenetimyia? - Thevenetimyia funesta OC Bee Fly Archives - Thevenetimyia californica Thevenetimyia californica - 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 Ecliminae
Genus Thevenetimyia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
=Thevenemyia Bigot
Thevenetimyia is a justified emendation(1), confirmed by N.L. Evenhuis (pers. comm., HW)
2 subgenera (one monotypic), with 24 spp. in our area, 37 total(1)
7-17 mm(2)
key to spp. in(3)
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)
Parasites of wood-boring beetle larvae