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Archalia femorata Hull 1945 (hover fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Syrphidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 262438

Full reference: F. M. Hull. 1945. A revisional study of the fossil Syrphidae. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 95:251-355

Belongs to Archalia according to F. M. Hull 1945

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MCZ 3941, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 8.20, wing length 5.60