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

subgenus Xylota

That same Xylotini? - Xylota angustiventris Fly on Mt Spokane - Xylota flavitibia - male Xylota - Xylota segnis - male Xylota bicolor? - Xylota bicolor - male Xylota? - Xylota segnis - male Leafwalker - Xylota segnis Fly? - Xylota angustiventris Xylotina? - Xylota flavitibia
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 Xylota
No Taxon subgenus Xylota
Explanation of Names
Xylota Meigen 1822
20 spp. 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.