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This bee fly specimen is the holotype for the species "Microdon amabilis". A holotype is the single type specimen upon which the description and name of a new species is based.

This species is found in vegetated areas in Australia.
Taxonomic classification
Microdon amabilis
Classification type status
Natural Science/Zoology/Entomology
Accession date
17 Aug 1926
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Original datasets and images provided by Queensland Museum, http://www.qm.qld.gov.au/ and licensed for re-use under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia (CC BY) license. Please note, this record has been adapted for use by Vernon Systems and may not accurately reflect the original record or the collection item it documents.


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