Anthrax Bee Fly I
Anthrax Bee Fly II
Anthrax Bee Fly III
Anthrax Bee Fly IV
Thraxan Bee Fly I
Thraxan Bee Fly II
Thraxan Bee Fly III
Thraxan Bee Fly IV
Thraxan Bee Fly V
Thraxan Bee Fly VI
Villa Bee Fly I
Villa Bee Fly II
Villa Bee Fly III
Villa Bee Fly IV 


Villa Bee Fly II - Villa sp.

Family Bombyliidae

This page contains pictures and information about Villa Bee Flies that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.

Body length 10mm
The beefly is yellowish brown in colour with banded abdomen. Those bands are dark brown with narrow pale brown, with one band is white. The wings are clear with a white spot at the wing base.
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We also found the beefly in Karawatha Forest during early summer.
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This Bee Fly looks like the above species except a bit smaller and the colours on abdomen are slightly different. The pictures were taken in Macgregor bushland in early summer.

1. Australian Wildlife Insects Flies - Lochman Transparencies, 2008, (Villa sp.).

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Last updated: December 02, 2012.