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Subtribe Xylotina

Brachypalpus? - Brachypalpus cyanella BG1446 C8271 - Chalcosyrphus piger 8015054 Black and white syrphid - Xylota fly Chalcosyrphus nemorum? - Chalcosyrphus Fly 2 - Brachypalpus oarus Glolden Legged Fly - Chalcosyrphus curvaria
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 Milesiini
Subtribe Xylotina
Identification
key to genera in(1)
Life Cycle
Works Cited
1.Classification of Xylotini (Diptera, Syrphidae)
Hippa H. 1978. Acta zoologica Fennica 156: 1-153.