Large Banded Bee Fly
Pale Bee Fly
|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)|
|Family:||Bee Fly (Bombyliidae)|
|Species:||Large Banded Bee Fly (Ligyra sp ES1)|
Thank you Graeme Cocks for helping with the identification of this species
Thank you Tony Daley for helping with the identification of this species
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), and elsewhere
Tony said "I can see the two crossveins between the R veins, but it is not L. cingulata as the marking lacks the distinctive blotch-like extension underneath over the discal cell"
Two specimens found in January.