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Genus Thevenetimyia

Thevenetimyia affinis - male Thevenetimyia affinis - male Thevenetimyia affinis - male Bee Fly - Thevenetimyia funesta strange fly - Thevenetimyia californica mystery long-tongued fly (Apioceridae? Therevidae??) - Thevenetimyia californica March Fly Like - Thevenetimyia - female Thevenetimyia speciosa? - Thevenetimyia speciosa
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