Syrphus ribesii (Linnaeus, 1758)
(a hoverfly)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesSyrphus ribesii (a hoverfly)
GenusSyrphus (a genus of hoverflies)
TribeSyrphini (a tribe of hoverflies)
SubfamilySYRPHINAE (a subfamily of hoverflies)
FamilySYRPHIDAE (hover flies, drone flies, flower flies, hoverfly)
SuperfamilySYRPHOIDEA (hover flies, drone flies, flower flies & big-headed flies)
Series Aschiza (hover, drone, big-headed, scuttle, flat-footed, big-footed & pointed-wing flies)
InfraorderMuscomorpha (hover, scuttle, acalypterate, dung, house & parasitoid flies, blue/green bottles)
SuborderBRACHYCERA (short-horned flies)
OrderDIPTERA (two-winged flies)
Division Endopterygota (bees, beetles, flies, moths and other insects with wings developing internally)
InfraclassNeoptera (bees, beetles, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other advanced insects)
SubclassPTERYGOTA (bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
ClassINSECTA (true insects)
SubphylumHEXAPODA (insects and other 6-legged organisms)
PhylumARTHROPODA (arthropods)
SuperphylumECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Syrphus ribesii (a hoverfly) :
1: Syrphus ribesii (a hoverfly)
24 Oct 2011 OSGR: SU86 51° 20' N, 0° 50' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
Female, visiting Cat's Ear capitulum
Image 1: Female - dorsal view - enlarged - white backgroundImage 2: Female - head - lateral view - magnifiedImage 3: Female - lateral view - enlarged - white backgroundImage 4: Female - ventral view - enlarged - white backgroundImage 5: Wing base with alula and calypters - magnifiedImage 6: Wing - highly enlarged
2: Syrphus ribesii (a hoverfly)
20 Jul 2004 OSGR: SU58 51° 30' N, 1° 10' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
Female, visiting Yarrow
Image 1: Female - dorsal view - enlargedImage 2: Female - dorsal view - enlarged (2)Image 3: Female - dorsal view - on Yarrow - enlargedImage 4: Female - front-three-quarter view - on Yarrow - enlargedImage 5: Female - head - anterior view - highly enlargedImage 6: Female - head, thorax - dorsal view - highly enlargedImage 7: Female - head, thorax - dorsal view - highly enlarged (2)Image 8: Female - rear three-quarter view - on Yarrow - enlarged
3: Syrphus ribesii (a hoverfly)
20 Jul 2004 OSGR: SU58 51° 30' N, 1° 10' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
on yellow Composite in garden
Image 1: Male - dorsal view - magnified - grey backgroundImage 2: Male - dorsal view - on flower - enlargedImage 3: Male - dorsal view - on flower - enlarged (2)Image 4: Male - dorsal view - on flower - enlarged (3)Image 5: Male - dorsal view - on flower - enlarged (4)Image 6: Male - dorsal view - on flower - enlarged (5)Image 7: Male - dorso-lateral view - magnified - grey backgroundImage 8: Male - head, thorax - dorsal view - magnifiedImage 9: Male - head, thorax - ventral view - magnifiedImage 10: Male - lateral view - on flower - enlargedImage 11: Male - ventral view - magnified

Syrphus ribesii (a hoverfly) may be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 5 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Syrphus ribesii (a hoverfly)
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