image of Bee Fly on leaf

    Bee Flies

    About 800 species in North America
    image of greenbottle fly on carcass

    Blow Flies (Bottle Flies)

    About 84 species in North America.
    Photo of a female scorpionfly perched on a leaf.
    image of a Feather-Legged Fly

    Feather-Legged Flies

    Trichopoda spp.
    image of a Flower Fly on a flower

    Flower Flies (Syrphids)

    Nearly 900 species in North America
    image of Horse Fly on tree trunk

    Horse and Deer Flies

    Tabanus, Chrysops, and related genera
    Large crane fly perched on a white-painted surface, side view

    Large Crane Flies

    More than 500 species in North America north of Mexico
    image of a Mydas Fly

    Mydas Flies

    About 80 species in North America
    Photo of a robber fly, genus Ommatius, perched on a wall.
    image of Robber Fly

    Robber Flies

    More than 1,000 species in North America
    image of a Stilt-Legged Fly on a leaf

    Stilt-Legged Flies

    About 30 species in North America north of Mexico
    Photo of a tiger bee fly resting on the wood of a privacy fence

    Tiger Bee Fly

    Xenox tigrinus
    Virginia flower fly resting on a concrete surface

    Yellowjacket Hover Fly

    Milesia virginiensis