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Syrphid - Meliscaeva cinctella - male

Syrphid - Meliscaeva cinctella - Male
Dixville, New Hampshire, USA
June 20, 2005
Size: 8mm

Male of Meliscaeva cinctella
Gerard Pennards

Gerard, is Meliscaeva in the
Gerard, is Meliscaeva in the Syrphinae subfamily? Syrphini tribe? or what? Thanks.

Subfamily Syrphinae
Hello Beatriz,
Oeps, I see now that I sometimes use the wrong expressions for the subdivision of the family Syrphidae.
Meliscaeva is in the subfamily Syrphinae, and in the tribus Syrphini!So, its Syrphidae, Syrphinae, Syrphini, Meliscaeva, cinctella!Greetings,
Gerard Pennards

Thanks. I just wanted to make sure. I still have a lot to learn.