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Species Gymnoclytia occidentalis

Phasiinae? - Gymnoclytia occidentalis Gymnoclytia? - Gymnoclytia occidentalis Squat syrphid like fly? - Gymnoclytia occidentalis - male Gymnoclytia? - Gymnoclytia occidentalis - male Gymnoclytia? - Gymnoclytia occidentalis - male Fly ~6.5mm - Gymnoclytia occidentalis - female Belden Day Net 4 - Gymnoclytia occidentalis Belden Day Net 4 - Gymnoclytia occidentalis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Oestroidea
Family Tachinidae (Parasitic Flies)
Subfamily Phasiinae
Tribe Gymnosomatini
Genus Gymnoclytia
Species occidentalis (Gymnoclytia occidentalis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Gymnoclytia occidentale Townsend, 1908
Explanation of Names
"Western"
Identification
Like Gymnoclytia occidua, but yellower. Keep in mind that males are generally yellower than females in this genus, so compare like sexes.
Range
Western USA and British Columbia