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Species Temnostoma alternans

Yellowjacket Mimic - Temnostoma alternans - female Syrphid Fly - Temnostoma alternans - male Syrphid Flies mating - Temnostoma alternans - male - female Temnostoma alternans Temnostoma alternans Flower Fly - Temnostoma alternans Fly - Temnostoma alternans big black and yellow wasp-like fly - Temnostoma alternans - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Aschiza")
Family Syrphidae (Hover Flies)
Subfamily Eristalinae
Tribe Milesiini
Subtribe Temnostomina
Genus Temnostoma
Species alternans (Temnostoma alternans)
Explanation of Names
Temnostoma alternans Loew 1864
Range
NS-SK to GA-OH(1)