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Species Somula decora

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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 Blerina
Genus Somula
Species decora (Somula decora)
Explanation of Names
Somula decora Macquart 1847
15-17 mm(1)
e. NA (NB-GA to MN-TX)(2)
late May to late Jun in ON(1)