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Species Copestylum satur - Spotted-wing Bromeliad Fly

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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
Genus Copestylum
Species satur (Spotted-wing Bromeliad Fly)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Volucella satur Osten Sacken 1877, V. tau Bigot 1883
Explanation of Names
Copestylum (Phalacromya) satur (Osten Sacken 1877)
w. NA(1)
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