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Species Toxomerus verticalis

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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 Syrphinae
Tribe Toxomerini
Genus Toxomerus
Species verticalis (Toxomerus verticalis)
Explanation of Names
Toxomerus verticalis (Curran 1927)
length 5 mm (Curran, 1927)
Florida Keys and the West Indies (Syrphidae Community Web Site--Toxomerus verticalis (Curran)-description). Type specimen is from Puerto Rico (Curran, 1927).
Print References
Curran, C.H. (1927) New Neotropical and Oriental Diptera in the American Museum of Natural History. American Museum Novitates 245, 1-9. [1927.01.27] (