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Species Sericomyia chrysotoxoides - Oblique-banded Pond Fly

Syrphid - Sericomyia chrysotoxoides Syrphid Fly - Sericomyia chrysotoxoides Sericomyia chrysotoxoides - male Sericomyia chrysotoxoides ? - Sericomyia chrysotoxoides Sericomyiina? - Sericomyia chrysotoxoides Sericomyia sp.? - Sericomyia chrysotoxoides - female syrphid - Sericomyia chrysotoxoides Hymenopteran? - Sericomyia chrysotoxoides
Classification
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 Eristalini
Subtribe Sericomyiina
Genus Sericomyia
Species chrysotoxoides (Oblique-banded Pond Fly)
Explanation of Names
Sericomyia chrysotoxoides Macquart 1842
Identification
similar to the western S. chalcopyga --see discussion
Range
e. NA (LB-ON south to n.GA & IL) + MT-WY(1)
Remarks
the most common species of Sericomyia in the East --Jeff Skevington's comment
See Also
Chrysotoxum have longer antennae
Works Cited
1.Review of New World Sericomyia (Diptera: Syrphidae), including description of a new species
Skevington J.H., Thompson F.C. 2012. Can. Entomol. 144: 216–247.