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Myolepta dubia (female)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Syrphidae
Subfamily: Eristalinae
Tribe: Brachyopini
Genus: Myolepta
Newman, 1838

Myolepta is a cosmopolitan genus of hoverflies[1][2][3] most closely related to the genus Lepidomyia[4]


Subgenus: Myolepta

Subgenus: Protolepidostola[7]


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  3. ^ Van Veen, M.P. (2004). Hoverflies of Northwest Europe, Identification Keys to the Syrphidae (Hardback). Utrecht: KNNV Publishing. p. 254. ISBN 90-5011-199-8. 
  4. ^ Reemer, M.; M. Hauser; M.C.D. Speight (2005). "The genus Myolepta Newman in the West-Palaearctic region (Diptera, Syrphidae)" (PDF). Studia Dipterologica. 11: 553–580. 
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Thompson, F. C.; Vockeroth, J. R.; Sedman, Y. S. "A Catalogue of the Americas South of the United States: Family Syrphidae". São Paulo, Brasil: Museu de Zoologia. Retrieved 2 February 2011. 
  6. ^ Barkalov, A.V. "Syrphidae collection of Siberian Zoological Museum". Novosibirsk, Russia: the Institute of Animal Systematics and Ecology, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Archived from the original on 20 October 2008. Retrieved 28 July 2009. 
  7. ^ Thompson, C. F. (1968). The placement of the subgenus Protolepidostola Hull (Diptera: Syrphidae) with the description of two new species. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society. 41, 270-277
  8. ^ Marinoni, Luciane; Thompson, F. Christian (2003). "Flower flies of southeastern Brazil (Diptera: Syrphidae) Part I. Introduction and new species". Studia dipterologica. 10 (2): 565–578. ISSN 0945-3954.