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Species Eristalis hirta

Dronefly ? - Eristalis hirta Eristalis hirtus - Eristalis hirta Eristalis hirta - male Eristalis hirta - female Naturalized Drone Fly  - Eristalis hirta - female Drone fly on fleabane - Eristalis hirta Eristalis hirta? - Eristalis hirta Eristalis arbustorium ? - Eristalis hirta - female
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 Eristalini
Subtribe Eristalina
Genus Eristalis
No Taxon (Subgenus Eoseristalis)
Species hirta (Eristalis hirta)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eristalis hirtus
Explanation of Names
Eristalis hirta Loew 1866
10-13 mm(1)
"In Eristalis interrupta the pterostigma doesn`t reach the tip of the sub-costa, the hind metatarsus is inflated ( not in this specimen ), the face is more produced and the black facial stripe more developed in Eristalis interrupta." (comment from #217554).
throughout w. NA(2)
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