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Hoverfly - Xylota segnis
Hoverfly - Xylota segnis



Xylota (Ameroxylota) segnis
German namesWaldschwebfliege, Gemeine Langbauchschwebfliege
Dutch namesGewone Rode Bladloper
Danish namesAlmindelig træsvirreflue
Finnish namesOkapuuhari
Swedish namesLövvedblomfluga
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire)), North England (Northwest England (Cheshire))))), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland (Åland Islands)), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia))), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain)), West Europe (France, Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)), Central Europe (Czech Republic), Southeast Europe (Yugoslavia (Croatia))
Asia
West Asia (Near East (Iran)), Central Asia (Turkestan (Kazakhstan)), North Asia
Russia
Siberia (West Siberia (West Siberian Plain), South Siberia (South Siberian mountains), Middle Siberia), Ural
America
North America
Canada, Saint Pierre and Miquelon


Ecozones: Nearctic

CountriesBelgium, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesXylota segnis in itis.gov
Xylota segnis in dyntaxa.se
Xylota segnis in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderDiptera
True flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Flies
SuborderBrachycera
Short-horned flies, Muscoid flies, Circular-seamed flies, Flies
InfraorderMuscomorpha
SectionAschiza
SuperfamilySyrphoidea
FamilySyrphidae
Rat-tailed Maggots, Hoverflies, Hover flies, Drone flies, Flower flies, Syrphid flies
SubfamilyEristalinae
TribeMilesiini
SubtribeXylotina
GenusXylota
SubgenusAmeroxylota
Speciessegnis
Xylota segnis
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
 
Synonyms
Musca brassicaria
Musca contracta
Musca fucata
Musca fucatus
Musca maritima
Musca melanochrysa
Musca segnis
Syrphus segnis
Xylota brassicaria
Xylota fucata
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