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Genus Monoceromyia

wierd looking wasp/fly - Monoceromyia floridensis mystery mimic fly - Monoceromyia floridensis fly - Monoceromyia floridensis Monoceromyia floridensis Monoceromyia floridensis Monoceromyia floridensis Monoceromyia floridensis
Classification
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 Cerioidini
Genus Monoceromyia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
treated as a subgenus of Ceriana in(1)
Explanation of Names
Monoceromyia Shannon 1922
Numbers
a single species in our area(2)
Range
in our area, so.FL(2)
Remarks
See the BugGuide info page for tribe Cerioidini for useful info on members of the genus.
Print References
Shannon, R.C. (1922). A Reclassification of the Subfamilies and Genera of the North American Syrphidae. Bull. Brooklyn Entomol. Soc. 17: 30-42. (Full Text)
Shannon, R.C. (1925) The syrphid–flies of the subfamily Ceriodinae in the U.S. National Museum Collection. Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, 13, 48–52, 53–65.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Skevington J.H. (2014) Nearctic Syrphidae checklist
2.Key to the genera of nearctic Syrphidae
Miranda G.F.G, Young A.D., Locke M.M., Marshall S.A., Skevington J.H., Thompson F.C. 2013. Can. J. Arthropod Identification 23: 1-351.