hoverfly

(Xylota spp.)

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hoverfly (Xylota sp.)
Photo by Alfredo Colon
           
 
Description
 
 

 

 
     
 
Distribution
 
 

Distribution Map

 

Sources

24, 27, 29, 30.

 
  2/23/2019      
         
 
Taxonomy
 
 

Order

Diptera (gnats, mosquitoes, true flies)  
 

Suborder

Brachycera (circular-seamed flies, mouches muscoïdes, muscoid flies, short-horned flies)  
 

Infraorder

Muscomorpha  
  Section Aschiza  
 

Superfamily

Syrphoidea  
 

Family

Syrphidae (hover flies)  
 

Subfamily

Eristalinae  
 

Tribe

Milesiini  
  Subtribe Xylotina  
       
 

Subordinate Taxa

 
 

hoverfly (Xylota angustiventris)

hoverfly (Xylota ejuncida)

hoverfly (Xylota nemorum)

hoverfly (Xylota pigra)

hoverfly (Xylota satanica)

hoverfly (Xylota tuberculatus)

hoverfly (Xylota vecors)

 
       
 

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  Alfredo Colon
7/23/2018

Location: Woodbury, Minnesota

hoverfly (Xylota sp.)  
           
 
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Created: 2/23/2019

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