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subgenus Xylotomima

Syrphid - Chalcosyrphus piger - female Syrphid Fly - Chalcosyrphus piger Unknown Fly - Chalcosyrphus vecors - female Syrphid - Chalcosyrphus piger Chalcosyrphus vecors Chalcosyrphus, I *think* - Chalcosyrphus anthreas Chalcosyrphus curvaria in Fundy National Park - Chalcosyrphus curvaria - male Red-abdomen fly - Chalcosyrphus piger
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
Genus Chalcosyrphus
No Taxon subgenus Xylotomima
Explanation of Names
Xylotomima Shannon 1926
Numbers
19 spp. in our area(1)
Range
throughout NA(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.