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Genus Ornidia

Syrphidae - Eristalis Fly? - Ornidia obesa - female 100% Metallica - Ornidia obesa - male Fly - Ornidia obesa - female Fly - Ornidia obesa Fly - Ornidia obesa Unknown fly - Ornidia obesa green fly - Ornidia obesa Unidentified dipteran -- shiny greenish thorax and abdomen like blow fly, but larger overall; larger yellowish green eyes - Ornidia obesa
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 Volucellini
Genus Ornidia
Explanation of Names
Ornidia Lepeltier & Serville 1828
Numbers
a single species in our area(1)
Range
in our area, so. US (FL-TX-NM)(1)
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.