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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Genus Platycheirus

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Diptera - Flies
No Taxon "Aschiza"
Family Syrphidae - Syrphid Flies
Subfamily Syrphinae
Tribe Bacchini
Genus Platycheirus

No Taxon subgenus Carposcalis
No Taxon subgenus Platycheirus
Species coerulescens - Platycheirus coerulescens
Species confusus - Platycheirus confusus
Species hyperboreus - Platycheirus hyperboreus
Species scutatus - Platycheirus scutatus
Species thylax - Platycheirus thylax
Species trichopus - Platycheirus trichopus