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Genus Nausigaster

Syrphid? - Nausigaster - male Syrphid on fennel (aka anise) - Nausigaster unimaculata - male Small fly - Nausigaster unimaculata - female fly 54 - Nausigaster punctulata A side of you we don't often see - Nausigaster unimaculata Nausigaster for California in October - Nausigaster Fly - Nausigaster Fly - Nausigaster
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 Merodontini
Genus Nausigaster
Explanation of Names
Nausigaster Williston 1884
Numbers
8 spp. in our area(1), 17 total(2)
Range
sw. US (TX-CA) to Argentina(2)
Print References
Curran C.H. (1941) New American Syrphidae. Bull. AMNH 78(3): 243-304 (Full text; key: p. 254)
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