MUS. COMP. ZOOL LfBRARY B R E IXO R A Museum of Comparative Zoology us ISSN 0006-9698 Cambridge, Mass. 30 June 1982 Nimbi k 469 CATALOG OF THE PRIMARY TYPES OF BOMBYLIIDAE (DIPTERA) IN THE ENTOMOLOGICAL COLLECTIONS OF THE MUSEUM OF COMPARATIVE ZOOLOGY, WITH DESIGNATIONS OF LECTOTYPES Neal L. Evenhuis' Abstract. One hundred and nine holotypes. lectotypes. and st\pes of Bomb\-liidae deposited in the entomological collections of the Museum of Comparati\e Zoology are listed. Lectotypes are designated for 27 taxa based on material in MCZ. INTRODUCTION This catalog lists the primary types of 109 ta.xa of Bombyliidae located in the entomological collections of the Museum of Compara-tive Zoology. Harvard University. Cambridge (MCZ). Fifty-sexen of these ta.xa are represented by holotypes, 1 7 by syntype series, and 35 by lectotypes. All but one of the types listed here are deposited in the general collection of the MCZ. The unique male holot\pe of Epihaies harrisi Osten Sacken is deposited in the Thaddeus W. Harris collection, which is maintained separately from the general collection. Twenty-seven new lectotype designations are recorded herein including two by Jack C. Hall, University of California. Riv-erside. Of the remaining 25 new lectotypes, three are designated in Hall and Evenhuis (1981). The format used here follows that of Radovsky ei al. ( 1976) with modifications. Information presented in brackets [ ] is data additional to or corrected from data recorded in the original description. The present combination of each taxon 'Department of Entomolog\. Bishop Museum. P.O. Box 19000-A. Honolulu. Hawaii 96819.