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Species Copestylum fornax

Southwest Texas hover fly on cat claw - Copestylum fornax Southwest Texas hover fly on cat claw - Copestylum fornax Syrphid Fly - Copestylum fornax Copestylum - Copestylum fornax - male - female clear fly with possible parasite on its back? - Copestylum fornax Some kind of bee or fly? - Copestylum fornax - female Diptera ? Unknown genus, species - Copestylum fornax - male fly - Copestylum fornax - female
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
Genus Copestylum
Species fornax (Copestylum fornax)
Explanation of Names
Copestylum fornax (Townsend 1895)
Range
CA-AZ; Mexico(1)