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Genus Systoechus

Systoechus - Systoechus candidulus Bombyliidae  03a - Systoechus Bee fly - Systoechus Bee Fly - Systoechus bombyliid - Systoechus Bombyliidae - Systoechus vulgaris Bee fly - Systoechus unknown bee - Systoechus
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 Bombyliinae
Tribe Bombyliini
Genus Systoechus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Systoechus Loew 1855
Numbers
5 spp. in our area, 120 spp. worldwide(1)
Range
Afrotropical (>¾ of spp.) and holarctic, just 5 spp. in the New World, all in our area, some rather widespread, incl. in the east; 2 spp. reach Canada(1)

candidulus: OR-AZ, east to MI-TX.
fumipennis: WA and OR to UT, CO, and ID.
oreas: AB and BC south to CA and NV.
solitus: NJ-FL-LA.
vulgaris: transcontintental, recorded from 30 states and 3 provinces. CA-NJ.