hoverfly

(Helophilus hybridus)

               
Conservation Status

IUCN Red List

not yet assessed

hoverfly (Helophilus hybridus)

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not listed

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not listed

Occurrence

 

Flight/Season

Late March to early October

Habitat

 

Size

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Identification

This is a medium-sized hoverfly. It appears somewhat bee-like. It has a longitudinally striped thorax and a horizontally banded abdomen.

 
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Taxonomy

Order:

Diptera (gnats, mosquitoes, true flies)

 

Suborder:

Brachycera (circular-seamed flies, mouches muscoïdes, muscoid flies, short-horned flies)

 

Infraorder:

Muscomorpha

 

Section:

Aschiza

 

Superfamily:

Syrphoidea

 

Family:

Syrphidae (hover flies)

 

Subfamily:

Eristalinae

 

Tribe:

Eristalini

 

Subtribe:

Helophiliina

 
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Common
Names

hoverfly

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       
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About

Published on Jan 14, 2014

Porosty kvetoucí máty bahenní přilákaly i vzácnou pestřenku.

   
       
  Helle Sumpfschwebfliege (Helophilus hybridus) www.Tierportraet.ch
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