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Subtribe Xylotina

Chalcosyrphus pigra? - Chalcosyrphus piger Syrphid - Chalcosyrphus nemorum syrphid Fly - Brachypalpus oarus Male Syrphid fly ID? - Xylota - male Syrphid - Xylota Convincing spider wasp mimic - Chalcosyrphus chalybeus - female Chalcosyrphus nemorum? - Chalcosyrphus
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.