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Genus Tropidia

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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 Milesiini
Subtribe Tropidiina
Genus Tropidia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tropidia Lindl. is a genus of orchids
Explanation of Names
Tropidia Meigen 1822
Numbers
8 spp. in our area(1), 23 total(2)
Range
most diverse in NA; 6 spp. S. America, 7 in the Old World (Eurasia, Africa); in our area, 6 spp. western, 3 eastern/midwestern, and one transcontinental(2)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.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.
2.Thompson F.C., Pape T., Evenhuis N.L. (2013) Systema Dipterorum, Version 1.5