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    Bee Flies

    About 800 species in North America
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    Blow Flies (Bottle Flies)

    About 84 species in North America.
    Photo of a female scorpionfly perched on a leaf.
    image of Crane Fly clinging to a twig

    Crane Flies

    There are over 500 species of crane flies in North America.
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    Feather-Legged Flies

    Trichopoda spp.
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    Flower Flies (Syrphids)

    Nearly 900 species in North America
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    Horse and Deer Flies

    Tabanus, Chrysops, and related genera
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    Midges

    Nearly 1,100 species in North America
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    Mosquitoes

    There are about 50 species of mosquitoes in our state.
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    Mydas Flies

    About 80 species in North America
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    Picture-Winged Flies

    About 130 species in North America north of Mexico
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    Robber Flies

    More than 1,000 species in North America

See Also

Photo of a Yellow-Collared Scape Moth

Yellow-Collared Scape Moth

Cisseps fulvicollis
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Plume Moths

Numerous species in the family Pterophoridae (plume moths)