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Genus Chrysotoxum

Syrphid Fly - Chrysotoxum Chrysotoxum ? - Chrysotoxum Syrphid fly - Chrysotoxum - female Syrphid - Chrysotoxum Chrysotoxum integrum - Chrysotoxum derivatum - male Syrphid Flies Chrysotoxum species - Chrysotoxum Chrysotoxum flavifrons? - Chrysotoxum Meadow Fly? - Chrysotoxum
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Aschiza")
Family Syrphidae (Hover Flies)
Subfamily Syrphinae
Tribe Syrphini
Genus Chrysotoxum
Explanation of Names
Chrysotoxum Meigen 1803
13 spp. in our area(1), 6 spp. in ON(2)
Print References
Curran, C.H. (1924). Synopsis of the genus Chrysotoxum with notes and a description of a new species (Syrphidae, Diptera). Canadian Entomologist, 56: 34-40.
Shannon, R.C. (1926). The chrysotoxine syrphid flies. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 69: 1-20. (Full Text)
Vockeroth, J.R. (1992). The flower flies of the subfamily Syrphinae of Canada, Alaska and Greenland. Centre for Land and Biological Resources Research, Ottawa, Canada.(3)
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. CJAI 23: 1‒351.
2.Syrphidae of Ontario
3.The flower flies of the subfamily Syrphinae of Canada, Alaska, and Greenland, Diptera: Syrphidae
Vockeroth J.R. 1992. The insects and arachnids of Canada, Pt. 18. Ottawa: Agriculture Canada. 456 pp.