Family Bombyliidae - Bee Flies
of Texhoma and Goodwell
Texas County, Oklahoma

Kurt Schaefer

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The bee flies are much smaller than they appear on the screen.

Subfamily Usiinae


Apolysis
Subfamily Phthirinae


Phthirinae



Poecilognathus


Poecilognathus


Poecilognathus


Poecilognathus


Poecilognathus
Subfamily Toxophorinae


Geron


Geron



Toxophora
Subfamily Bombyliinae


Anastoechus probably A. barbatus


Anastoechus probably A. nitidulu



Sparnopolius



Bombylius


Bombylius


Bombylius



Lordotus


Lordotus


Lordotus



Heterostylum robustum

Three files of Systoechus may just be variations of the same



Systoechus


Systoechus


Systoechus
Subfamily Anthracinae


Hemipenthes lepidota


Hemipenthes



Villa


Villa


Villa


Villa


Villa


Villa



Villa


Villa


Villa


Villa


Villa lateralis


Villa


Villa



Aphoebantus


Aphoebantus



Exoprosopa dorcadion


Exoprosopa decora


Exoprosopa


Exoprosopa


Exoprosopa


Exoprosopa brevirostris


Exoprosopa


Exoprosopa


Exoprosopa



Anthrax


Anthrax


Anthrax



Paravilla


Paravilla


Paravilla


Paravilla


Paravilla -Male


Paravilla


Paravilla



Chrysanthrax cypris


Chrysanthrax


Chrysanthrax edititius



Poecilanthrax


Poecilanthrax


Poecilanthrax fasciatus

 


Herschel Raney's Eastern Bombyliidae

Herschel Raney's Modification Keys to the Bombyliidae of Eastern US

The Bee Flies (Diptera: Bombyliidae) of Ontario, with a Key to the Species of Eastern Canada

Thanks to Don Arnold of the K.C. Emerson Entomology Museum at Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK for allowing me to examine specimens.

**itis - Integrated Taxonomic Information System, names checked December, 2007


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