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There is one myrmecophilous species in this genus.

List of Menidon and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Menidon falcatus (Williston, 1887) ants Neotropical: Costa Rica, Colombia, El Salvador, Mexico, Honduras,


  • Reemer, M. & G. Stahls 2013. Phylogenetic relationships of Microdontinae (Diptera: Syrphidae) based on molecular and morphological characters. Systematic Entomology 38 (4): 661-688.
  • Williston, S.W. 1887. Synopsis of the North American Syrphidae. Bull. U.S. Natl. Mus. (1886) 31, xxx + 335 pp, 12 pls