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Species Blera badia

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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 Milesiini
Subtribe Blerina
Genus Blera
Species badia (Blera badia)
Explanation of Names
Blera badia (Walker 1849)
Identification
Diagnostic characters include, but not limited to, bicolored hind femora, mostly yellow face with median dark line, and a dark scutellum.