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Species Xanthomelanodes arcuatus

Fly - Xanthomelanodes arcuatus Xylota angustiventris ? - Xanthomelanodes arcuatus Xanthomelanodes arcuatus Syrphid Fly - Xanthomelanodes arcuatus Xanthomelanodes arcuatus? - Xanthomelanodes arcuatus fly 050916baok - Xanthomelanodes arcuatus Unidentified bug 09032017 - Xanthomelanodes arcuatus Xanthomelanodes? - Xanthomelanodes arcuatus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Oestroidea
Family Tachinidae (Parasitic Flies)
Subfamily Phasiinae
Tribe Gymnosomatini
Genus Xanthomelanodes
Species arcuatus (Xanthomelanodes arcuatus)
Explanation of Names
Xanthomelanodes arcuatus (Say 1829)
transcontinental: so. Canada (NB-BC) to Mexico(1)