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Subfamily Cythereinae

Pantarbes capito - female Pantarbes sp. - Pantarbes Pantarbes - male Pantarbes - male Bombyliidae, Pantarbes - Pantarbes Bombyliidae, Pandarbes  - Pantarbes Bee Fly? - Pantarbes fly on composite - Pantarbes
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 Cythereinae
Numbers
5 spp. of a single genus in our area, 150 spp. in 17 genera worldwide(1)
Identification
represented in all major zoogeographic region, but primarily Palaearctic (2/3 of spp.); in our area, w. US (OR-CA to WY-TX)(1)