Taxon profile


Volucella bombylans (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - Insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Syrphidae - flower flies »  genus Volucella

Scientific synonyms

Musca bombylans Linnaeus, 1758



Intertaxon relationships

Batesian mimicry complex: Bombus lapidarius (Linnaeus, 1758) - Red-tailed Bumblebee

Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 1

varietas Volucella bombylans var. plumata (DeGeer, 1776)

Volucella bombylans var. plumata

Links and literature

EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Volucella bombylans (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 11 January 2015
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [66077]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Volucella bombylans (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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