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Family Syrphidae - Syrphid Flies

female Transverse Flower Fly - Eristalis transversa - female Which scribble-eyed fly? - Orthonevra nitida Syrphid fly - Eumerus ?? - Eumerus Fly [Mallota?] ID Request - Mallota posticata Syrphid fly - Sericomyia militaris - male black and yellow striped fly - Spilomyia longicornis Small mating flies - Orthonevra nitida - male - female Fly species ? - Eristalis

Microdon globosus? - Microdon globosus Fly - Microdon Microdon ? - Microdon microdon - Microdon globosus 2 Scale like or mollusk like creatures under dead wood.  Kept in terrarium, flies emerged, laid eggs. - Microdon Microdon? - Microdon tristis Pretty little fly - was quite small - Microdon Bee mimic? - Microdon

Syrphid fly - Sphaerophoria Syrphid ? - Sphaerophoria - female bug1 Small Syrphid - Paragus haemorrhous - male Syrphus torvus - male Diptera, - Parasyrphus Syrphid Flies - Syrphus - male Flower Fly (Species?) - Toxomerus occidentalis

Caterpillar? No, Syrphid Larva. Flower fly larvae eating ant guarded aphids Pupa what kind of larva? Syrphid Larva? larva ? Syrphid Fly Larva