Small Black Bee Fly
Proboscis
Ellura
Black & White Striped Bee Fly
Dorsal
 
                      
Small Black Bee Fly (Lomatiinae sp ES02)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Flies (Diptera)
Family: Bee Fly (Bombyliidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Small Black Bee Fly (Lomatiinae sp ES02)
This Photo:     🔍Ventral🔎

Thank you Dr Chris Lambkin for identifying this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~6.5mm long

Copyright © 2021-2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 19-Sep-2021
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.