Green & Black Bee Fly
Male: profile
Wiry Bee Fly
Bee Fly (Staurostichus sp ES01)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Flies (Diptera)
Family: Bee Fly (Bombyliidae)
Species: Bee Fly (Staurostichus sp ES01)
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General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
These look similar to Systoechus sp, but have a different wing venation.

Copyright © 2016-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 25-Feb-2016
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.