Paul Allen's flower fly

Paul Allen's flower fly

Taxobox | name = Paul Allen's flower fly



image_width = 240px
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Arthropoda
classis = Insecta
ordo = Diptera
familia = Syrphidae
genus = "Eristalis"
species = "E. alleni"
binomial = "Eristalis alleni"
binomial_authority = Thompson, 1997

Paul Allen's flower fly ("Eristalis alleni") is a flower fly found only in Costa Rican forest. It was named after Paul Allen. Another fly was also named after Allen's associate Bill Gates, Bill Gates' flower fly ("Eristalis gatesi"). [cite web |url=http://www.sel.barc.usda.gov/diptera/syrphid/allen.htm |title=Paul Allen's Flower Fly |accessdate=2008-05-24]

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