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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

subgenus Brachypalpus

syrphid fly - Brachypalpus oarus - female Syrphid Fly? - Brachypalpus oarus - male Syrphid Fly - Brachypalpus oarus Brachypalpus oarus?? - Brachypalpus oarus Shiny Fly - Brachypalpus oarus - male Syrphid Fly - Brachypalpus oarus - female Syrphid fly - Brachypalpus oarus Syrphid fly - Brachypalpus oarus
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
Genus Brachypalpus
No Taxon subgenus Brachypalpus
a single species 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. Can. J. Arthropod Identification 23: 1-351.