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

subgenus Xylotomima

Chalcosyrphus curvaria - Chalcosyrphus curvarius - female Unknown larva 1 - Chalcosyrphus nemorum Red and Black Wood Eating Syphrid - Chalcosyrphus libo Black Legs - Chalcosyrphus piger Syrphidae? - Chalcosyrphus nemorum - female Syrphid - Chalcosyrphus piger - male Chalcosyrphus piger? - Chalcosyrphus piger - male Cienaga Creek Chalcosyrphus - Chalcosyrphus nemorum
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Aschiza")
Family Syrphidae (Hover Flies)
Subfamily Eristalinae
Tribe Milesiini
Subtribe Xylotina
Genus Chalcosyrphus
No Taxon subgenus Xylotomima
Explanation of Names
Xylotomima Shannon 1926
19 spp. in our area(1)
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.