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Hemipenthes

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Kingdom  Animalia
Infraorder  Asilomorpha
Family  Bombyliidae
Scientific name  Hemipenthes
Higher classification  Bombyliidae
Order  Fly
Suborder  Brachycera
Superfamily  Asiloidea
Subfamily  Anthracinae
Phylum  Arthropoda
Rank  Genus
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Similar  Hemipenthes morio, Bombyliidae, Fly, Insect, Exoprosopa

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Hemipenthes is a large genus of flies belonging to the family Bombyliidae (bee-flies). There are many described species, distributed throughout the Holarctic and Palearctic Ecozones. These are small to large robust flies with a body length of 5–14 mm. They can be distinguished from similar genera (Villa) by their wing venation.

Contents

Hemipenthes Key to Hemipenthes species

Larvae are hyperparasites on parasitic Hymenoptera.

Hemipenthes morio


Species

Includes fossil species.

Hemipenthes Key to Hemipenthes species
  • H. bigradatus (Loew, 1869) - Nearctic: USA (California, New Mexico). Neotropical: Cuba, Bahamas, Jamaica, Puerto Rico.
  • H. blanchardiana (Jaennicke, 1867) - Nearctic: Mexico (Distrito Federal, Guanajuato, Guerrero, México, Puebla, Sonora), USA (Arizona, California, Texas).
  • H. castanipes Bigot, 1892 - Nearctic:
  • H. catulina (Coquillett, 1894) - Nearctic: USA (California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming).
  • H. celeris (Wiedemann, 1828) - Nearctic: USA (Kentucky)
  • H. chimaera (Osten Sacken, 1887) - Nearctic: Mexico (Guerrero, Sonora), USA (Arizona)
  • H. comanche (Painter in Painter & Painter, 1962) - Nearctic: USA (Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah).
  • H. constituta Walker, 1852 - Neotropical: South America.
  • H. curta (Loew, 1869) - Nearctic: Mexico (Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, Morelos, Nuevo León, Sinaloa, Veracruz-Llave), USA (Arizona, California, New Mexico, Texas). Neotropical: Mexico (Oaxaca, Yucatán).
  • H. differens (Hall, 1976) - Neotropical: Chile.
  • H. discolor (Hall, 1976) - Neotropical: Chile.
  • H. ditaenia (Wiedemann, 1828) - Neotropical: Argentina, Chile, Peru, Uruguay.
  • H. divisa (Walker) - Neotropical: South America.
  • H. edwardsii (Coquillett, 1894) - Nearctic: Canada (British Columbia), USA (California).
  • H. edwarsi (Oldroyd, 1938) - Neotropical: Chile.
  • H. epilais (Wiedemann, 1828) - Neotropical: Brazil
  • H. ethiops (Greathead, 1967) - Afrotropical: Ethiopia
  • H. eumenes (Osten Sacken, 1887) - Nearctic: Canada (Alberta), Mexico (Sonora), USA (Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Washington). Neotropical: Puerto Rico.
  • H. eversmanni Zaitzev and Madra Mandicencio, 1966 - Palaearctic: Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine.
  • H. exoprosopoides Paramonov, 1928 - Palaearctic: Armenia, Azerbaijan, China (Sichuan), Iran, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.
  • H. extensa Wulp, 1888 - Neotropical: Argentina.
  • H. floridanus (Macquart, 1850) - Nearctic: USA (Florida, Georgia).
  • H. gabbroensis (Handlirsch, 1907) - Palaearctic: Italy (Miocene).
  • H. galapagensis (Painter & Painter, 1974) - Neotropical: Argentina.
  • H. galathea (Osten Sacken, 1886) - Neotropical: Costa Rica
  • H. gaudanica Paramonov, 1927 - Palaearctic: China (Xinjiang), Iran, Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.
  • H. gayi (Macquart, 1840) - Neotropical: Chile.
  • H. gussakovskyi Zaitzev, 1966 - Palaearctic: Tajikistan, Turkmenistan
  • H. hamifera caucasica Zaitzev, 1966 - Palaearctic: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Gruzia, Iran.
  • H. hamifera (Loew, 1854) - Palaearctic: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, China (Jiangsu, Nei Monggol, Xinjiang), France, Greece, Gruzia, Iran, Italy (incl. Sicily), Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Russia (ES, WS), Spain, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Yugoslavia.
  • H. ignea (Macquart, 1846) - Neotropical: Colombia, Guyana, Panama.
  • H. incisiva (Walker, 1852) - Nearctic: Mexico (Guerrero)
  • H. inops (Coquillett, 1887) - Nearctic: USA (Arizona, California, Colorado, Oregon, Utah, Washington).
  • H. jaennickeana (Osten Sacken, 1886) - Nearctic: Mexico (Morelos, Sonora), USA (Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah).
  • H. jezoensis (Matsumura, 1916) - Oriental: Taiwan. Palaearctic: Japan.
  • H. lepidota (Osten Sacken, 1887) - Nearctic: Canada (Alberta), Mexico (Baja California Norte, Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, Guerrero, Puebla, San Luis Potosí, Sonora, Tamaulipas), USA (Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada).
  • H. leucocephala (Wulp, 1882) - Neotropical: Argentina.
  • H. martinorum (Painter in Painter & Painter, 1962) - Nearctic: Mexico (Michoácan de Ocampo)
  • H. maurus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Palaearctic
  • H. melaleuca (Wiedemann, 1828) - Neotropical: Argentina, Uruguay.
  • H. melana Bowden, 1965 - Oriental: Nepal.
  • H. mesasiatica Zaitzev, 1962 - Palaearctic: Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.
  • H. micromelas (Bigot, 1892) - Neotropical: Argentina
  • H. minas (Macquart, 1850) - Neotropical: Argentina, Brazil (Minas Gerais).
  • H. mischanensis Paramonov, 1927 - Palaearctic: Armenia.
  • H. montanorum (Austen, 1936) - Oriental: China (Yunnan). Palaearctic: China (Qinghai, Sichuan, Xizang).
  • H. morio (Linnaeus, 1758) - Nearctic, Oriental, Palaearctic.
  • H. nitidofasciata (Portschinsky, 1892) - Palaearctic: Kyrgyz Republic, Russia, Tajikistan.
  • H. noscibilis (Austen, 1936) - Palaearctic: China (Xizang).
  • H. nudiuscula (Thomson, 1869) - Neotropical: Panama.
  • H. pamirensis Zaitzev, 1962 - Palaearctic: Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.
  • H. panfilovi Zaitzev, 1981 - Palaearctic: Russia
  • H. pauper (Becker, 1916) - Palaearctic: Algeria, Egypt.
  • H. pima (Painter, 1962) - Nearctic: Mexico (Sinaloa, Sonora), USA (Arizona, New Mexico, Texas).
  • H. pleuralis (Williston, 1901) - Nearctic: Mexico (Colima, Guerrero, Morelos, Nayarit, Puebla). Neotropical: Mexico (Chiapas).
  • H. praecisa (Loew, 1869) - Palaearctic: China (Beijing, Hebei, Nei Monggol), Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.
  • H. provincialis (Handlirsch, 1907) - Palaearctic: France (Oligocene)
  • H. pullata (Coquillett, 1894) - Nearctic: USA (Arizona, California).
  • H. referens (Walker, 1852) - Oriental: India, Myanmar, Pakistan.
  • H. robusta Zaitzev, 1966 - Palaearctic: Armenia, Azerbaijan, China, Gruzia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.
  • H. ruficollis (Bigot, 1892) - Neotropical: Argentina, Venezuela.
  • H. sagata Loew - Nearctic: Mexico, USA (Arizona, Mississippi, Missouri, Texas). Neotropical: Costa Rica, Honduras, Panama.
  • H. scylla (Osten Sacken, 1887) - Nearctic: Mexico (Guanajuato, Sonora), USA (Arizona, Texas). Neotropical: Venezuela.
  • H. semifucata (Hall, 1976) - Nearctic: USA (Arizona).
  • H. seminigra Loew, 1869 - Nearctic: Canada (Saskatchewan), USA (Utah)
  • H. sinuosa (Wiedemann, 1821) - Nearctic: USA
  • H. splendida Zaitzev, 1962 - Palaearctic: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan.
  • H. subarcuata Loew, 1871 - Palaearctic: Tajikistan, Tunisia.
  • H. subvelutina Loew, 1871 - Palaearctic: Armenia, Azerbaijan, China (Shandong), Gruzia, Iran, Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.
  • H. tarapacensis (Hall, 1976) - Neotropical: Chile.
  • H. tenuirostris (Macquart, 1850) - Neotropical: Chile, Peru.
  • H. tertiaria (Handlirsch, 1907) - Palaearctic: Germany (Oligocene).
  • H. tushetica Zaitzev, 1966 - Palaearctic: Armenia, Azerbaijan, China (Nei Monggol, Qinghai, Xinjiang), Gruzia, Iran.
  • H. tusheticus mongolicus Zaitzev, 1980 - Palaearctic: Mongolia.
  • H. velutina (Meigen, 1820) - Oriental: Pakistan. Palaearctic: Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia-Hercegovina, Bulgaria, China (Jiangsu, Nei Monggol, Qinghai, Xinjiang), Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Macedonia, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia (SET), Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain (incl. Mallorca), Switzerland, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Yugoslavia.
  • H. villeneuvi François, 1970 - Palaearctic: France, Greece, Italy.
  • H. vockerothi François, 1969 - Palaearctic: Spain.
  • H. webberi (Johnson, 1919) - Nearctic: Canada (Ontario, Quebec), USA (Connecticut, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Vermont, Wyoming).
  • H. wilcoxi (Painter, 1933) - Nearctic: USA (California, Washington).
  • H. yaqui (Painter in Painter & Painter, 1962) - Nearctic: Mexico (Sonora), USA (Arizona)

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    References

    Hemipenthes Wikipedia


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