Syrphid Flies
( Eristalinae )


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PHOTO COMMENT

IDENTIFICATION
Identification:Eristalinae
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Common Name:Syrphid Flies
Life Stage:(A) adult

PHYLOGENY

Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Insecta
Superorder:Holometabola
Order:Diptera
Suborder:Brachycera
Family:Syrphidae
Subfamily:Eristalinae
Taxon Code:DIP00567
ITIS/TSN:140310

LOCATION DETAILS
Location Name
Golden Gate Park, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco
County:San Francisco County
ECI Site#:CA38CP0000

RECOGNITION
Recognition
BugGuide.net: "Humeri pilose"
Description
Humeri pilose

BIOLOGY
Food
Larvae of most feed on decaying organic debris
Habitat
Larvae in moist, sometimes shallow aquatic environments

CREDITS
Photographer
Erica Strand

References
Subfamily Eristalinae. (http://bugguide.net/node/view/12620). Accessed March 12, 2016. .
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