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Tribe Volucellini

Large Hoverfly - Volucella bombylans-complex - female Syrphid - Copestylum haagii - female Syrphid? - Copestylum mexicanum 7010001 Copestylum - Copestylum avidum - female Microdon? - Copestylum marginatum Copestylum tamaulipanum - female Syrphid with bluish-black abdomen - Copestylum? - Copestylum Bombyliidae sp. - Copestylum avidum - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Aschiza")
Family Syrphidae (Syrphid Flies)
Subfamily Eristalinae
Tribe Volucellini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
There seems to be some taxonomic confusion between the closely-related genera Volucella and Copestylum.
Remarks
Larvae are scavengers in bumble-bee or wasp nests
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