Bee Fly   (two photos)
Genus Paravilla


bee fly
Paravilla Bee Fly larvae are parasites of ground-nesting bees, according to Bugguide. ©Carol Davis 8-12-2012

Paravilla bee fly
This little pointy-nosed Paravilla species was taking nectar from a Curly-cup Gumweed
flower
near Promontory Point, Box Elder County, Utah.  ¬© Carol Davis 8-12-2012

Home - Insects and Bugs of Utah

Other Home - Amazing Nature