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Tribe Melittiini

Squash Vine Borer - Melittia cucurbitae Squash Vine Borer - Melittia cucurbitae unknown moth - Melittia snowii Squash Vine Borer - Melittia cucurbitae red/orange bee, fly? flybee? - Melittia cucurbitae Moth - Melittia calabaza Melittia cucurbitae adult w/ squash bud - Melittia cucurbitae Orange and Black - Melittia cucurbitae
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Sesioidea (Clearwing Moths)
Family Sesiidae (Clearwing Moths)
Subfamily Sesiinae
Tribe Melittiini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Melittiini Le Cerf, 1917
Explanation of Names
Derived from genus Melittia Hübner.