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Species Brachypalpus oarus

Syrphidae - Brachypalpus sp.   -- view 2 - Brachypalpus oarus - male Eristalis?--no-- - Brachypalpus oarus - female hairy syrphid - Brachypalpus oarus - male Syrphid  - Brachypalpus oarus - female Dark Fly ID Request - Brachypalpus oarus Fly - Brachypalpus oarus Daffodil Fly - Brachypalpus oarus - male fly - Brachypalpus oarus
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 Brachypalpus
No Taxon (subgenus Brachypalpus)
Species oarus (Brachypalpus oarus)
Explanation of Names
Brachypalpus oarus (Walker 1849)