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Tribe Brachyopini

7010222 fly - Hammerschmidtia rufa - male Eyes are sort of like calligraphy - Orthonevra flukei - male Syrphid Fly - Chrysosyrphus versipellis - male Fly - Orthonevra nitida - male Orthonevra nitida Orthonevra nitida? - Orthonevra nitida - female Male, Myolepta cornellia?  - Myolepta cornellia - male Syrphid on ?plum flowers - Sphegina brachygaster
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 Brachyopini
Numbers
>80 spp. in 8 genera in our area(1)