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Species Eristalinus taeniops - Eristalinus (Eristalodes) taeniops

Eristalinus taeniops - male Eristalinus taeniops - male ET for California in January - Eristalinus taeniops - male ET, up close and personal - Eristalinus taeniops - male A side of you I haven't seen before - Eristalinus taeniops Band-Eyed Drone Fly - Eristalinus taeniops - male Bee with weird eyes? - Eristalinus taeniops Eristalinus taeniops - male
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 Eristalini
Subtribe Eristalina
Genus Eristalinus
Species taeniops (Eristalinus (Eristalodes) taeniops)
Explanation of Names
Eristalinus taeniops (Wiedemann 1818)
Range
A widespread Old World species introduced to California and Florida
Remarks
the only representative of the subgenus Eristalodes Mik 1897 in our area(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. Canadian Journal of Arthropod Identification 23: 1-351.