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Tribe Toxomerini

Toxomerus marginatus- Syrphid fly - Toxomerus marginatus hoverfly - Toxomerus geminatus unknown pollinator - Toxomerus marginatus Small fly - Toxomerus marginatus Texas SE Gulf Coast - Toxomerus... - Toxomerus mutuus - female Toxomerus? - Toxomerus occidentalis Toxomerus geminatus ? - Toxomerus geminatus Hoverfly in morning glory flower - Toxomerus marginatus
Classification
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
Identification
Larvae and puparia are bright green.
Food
Larvae of most species feed on aphids; although there may be a few that have switched to pollen feeding.
Adults feed on nectar and also pollen.
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