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Species Xylota flavitibia

Unknown Fly - Xylota flavitibia - male Xylotina - Xylota flavitibia - female Syrphidae? - Xylota flavitibia - male male fly - Xylota flavitibia - male Syrphid  - Xylota flavitibia - female Syrphid  - Xylota flavitibia - female Soldier fly? - Xylota flavitibia Soldier fly? - Xylota flavitibia
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Aschiza")
Family Syrphidae (Syrphid Flies)
Subfamily Eristalinae
Tribe Milesiini
Subtribe Xylotina
Genus Xylota
No Taxon (subgenus Xylota)
Species flavitibia (Xylota flavitibia)
Explanation of Names
Xylota flavitibia Bigot 1884
flavitibia 'yellow tibia'
w NA (AK-NT to CA-NM)(1)
See Also
Chalcosyrphus libo has dark wing markings