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Species Orthonevra nitida

Orthonevra - Orthonevra nitida - male Orthonevra - Orthonevra nitida - female syrphid fly - Orthonevra nitida Fly - Orthonevra nitida - male Diptera  Syrphidae - Orthonevra nitida - male Syrphid Fly - Orthonevra nitida tiny fly with strange eyes - Orthonevra nitida fly - Orthonevra nitida
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 Brachyopini
Subtribe Brachyopina
Genus Orthonevra
No Taxon (bellula species group)
Species nitida (Orthonevra nitida)
Explanation of Names
Orthonevra nitida (Wiedemann 1830)
nitida = 'shining'
Identification
The eye markings are unique in the East.
Range
East of Great Plains