Flies of the US and Canada's Journal

Journal archives for April 2022

April 01, 2022

Apr 3 ID Event - Sinuous Bee Fly

We're happy to announce another online meeting this week! Here are the details:

The Zoom meeting will open at 8 PM EDT on Sunday the 3rd.

The plan is to focus on observations of Hemipenthes sinuosa (Sinuous Bee Fly). We'll spend most of the time individually going through observations individually while discussing questions and interesting observations.

Join the Zoom Meeting here: Meeting Link

Meeting ID: 874 5687 3015

Passcode: diptera

Please leave a comment either to let us know if you're planning to come or to subscribe to be notified of future events! Questions are also welcome.

Guides to use at our meeting:

Diagnoses for some species of Bombyliidae in the US & Canada

What we'll be identifying:

Identify Link

Consider watching this video prior to joining the meeting so that you are prepared to participate:

(You can open the video in a new tab by clicking on the YouTube icon.)

Posted on April 01, 2022 04:41 PM by zdanko zdanko | 2 comments | Leave a comment

April 07, 2022

Apr 10 ID Event - Sinuous Bee Fly

We're happy to announce another online meeting this week! Here are the details:

The Zoom meeting will open at 8 PM EDT on Sunday the 10th.

The plan is to focus on observations of Hemipenthes sinuosa (Sinuous Bee Fly). We'll spend most of the time individually going through observations individually while discussing questions and interesting observations.

This is a review session, much like the meeting we had two weeks ago where we went over Bombylius major for those who weren't able to attend the first meeting.

Join the Zoom Meeting here: Meeting Link

Meeting ID: 874 5687 3015

Passcode: diptera

Please leave a comment either to let us know if you're planning to come or to subscribe to be notified of future events! Questions are also welcome.

Guides to use at our meeting:

Diagnoses for some species of Bombyliidae in the US & Canada

What we'll be identifying:

Identify Link

Consider watching this video prior to joining the meeting so that you are prepared to participate:

(You can open the video in a new tab by clicking on the YouTube icon.)

Posted on April 07, 2022 03:44 AM by zdanko zdanko | 13 comments | Leave a comment

April 14, 2022

Apr 17 ID Event - Chrysanthrax cypris

We're happy to announce another online meeting this week! Here are the details:

The Zoom meeting will open at 8 PM EDT on Sunday the 17th.

The plan is to focus on observations of Chrysanthrax cypris. We'll spend most of the time individually going through observations individually while discussing questions and interesting observations.

Join the Zoom Meeting here: Meeting Link

Meeting ID: 874 5687 3015

Passcode: diptera

Please leave a comment either to let us know if you're planning to come or to subscribe to be notified of future events! Questions are also welcome.

Guides to use at our meeting:

Diagnoses for some species of Bombyliidae in the US & Canada

What we'll be identifying:

Identify Link

Consider watching this video prior to joining the meeting so that you are prepared to participate:

(You can open the video in a new tab by clicking on the YouTube icon.)

Posted on April 14, 2022 01:27 AM by zdanko zdanko | 9 comments | Leave a comment

April 20, 2022

Apr 24 ID Event - Bright Bee Fly

We're happy to announce another online meeting this week! Here are the details:

The Zoom meeting will open at 8 PM EDT on Sunday the 24th.

The plan is to focus on observations of the Bright Bee Fly (Poecilanthrax lucifer) in the US and Canada. We'll spend most of the time individually going through observations individually while discussing questions and interesting observations.

Join the Zoom Meeting here: Meeting Link

Meeting ID: 874 5687 3015

Passcode: diptera

Please leave a comment either to let us know if you're planning to come or to subscribe to be notified of future events! Questions are also welcome.

Guides to use at our meeting:

Diagnoses for some species of Bombyliidae in the US & Canada

What we'll be identifying:

Identify Link

Consider watching this video prior to joining the meeting so that you are prepared to participate:

(You can open the video in a new tab by clicking on the YouTube icon.)

Posted on April 20, 2022 09:37 PM by zdanko zdanko | 8 comments | Leave a comment

April 27, 2022

May 1 ID Event - Stable Fly

We're happy to announce another online meeting this week! Here are the details:

The Zoom meeting will open at 8 PM EDT on Sunday the 1st.

The plan is to focus on observations of Stomoxys calcitrans, the Stable Fly, in the US and Canada. We'll spend most of the time individually going through observations individually while discussing questions and interesting observations.

Join the Zoom Meeting here: Meeting Link

Meeting ID: 874 5687 3015

Passcode: diptera

Please leave a comment either to let us know if you're planning to come or to subscribe to be notified of future events! Questions are also welcome.

Resources to use for this meeting:

Notes for the Muscinae (Muscidae) of the US & Canada

What we'll be identifying:

Identify Link

Consider watching this video prior to joining the meeting so that you are prepared to participate:

(You can open the video in a new tab by clicking on the YouTube icon.)

Posted on April 27, 2022 11:27 PM by zdanko zdanko | 8 comments | Leave a comment