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Species Spilomyia sayi

syrphid - Spilomyia sayi Unknown Fly or Wasp - Spilomyia sayi Fly - Spilomyia sayi Syrphid Fly - Spilomyia sayi Fly - Spilomyia sayi Spilomyia sayi Mating pair of Spilomyia sayi - Spilomyia sayi - male - female fly - Spilomyia sayi - male - female
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 Milesiina
Genus Spilomyia
Species sayi (Spilomyia sayi)
Explanation of Names
Spilomyia sayi (Goot 1964)
Size
12-16 mm
Range
NB-AB south to NJ-KS(1)
Habitat
Larvae found in the decaying heartwood of deciduous trees.
Season
Jul-Oct in ON(2)
Works Cited
1.Spilomyia flower flies of the New World (Diptera: Syrphidae)
Thompson F.C. 1996. Mem. Ent. Soc. Wash. 18: 261-272.
2.Syrphidae of Ontario