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Species Copestylum tamaulipanum

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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 Volucellini
Genus Copestylum
Species tamaulipanum (Copestylum tamaulipanum)
Explanation of Names
Copestylum tamaulipanum (Townsend 1898)
'tamaulipanum' = 'from Tamaulipas'
Size
body 5.5-8.5 mm
Range
LA-TX, *AZ; Mexico, Hawaii (introduced)(1)(*BG data)