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Family Syrphidae - Syrphid Flies

Helophilus sp. - Helophilus Fly - Helophilus Syrphid with large rear legs - Lejops polygrammus - female Syrphid: Is it Palpada? Palpada vinetorum, perhaps? - Palpada alhambra Syritta pipiens (wasp mimic fly) - Syritta pipiens Narcissus Bulb Fly? - Eristalis flavipes - male Unknown wasp or fly - ID please - Spilomyia longicornis syrphid 2 - Eristalis dimidiata - male

Soldier Fly? - Microdon Microdon globosus? - Microdon globosus Microdon month - Microdon microdon - Microdon globosus large metallic fly - Microdon fulgens scale? - Microdon 9035980 syrph - Microdon abditus

Syrphid Fly - Platycheirus Hover Fly - Sphaerophoria - female Four-spotted Aphid Fly - Dioprosopa clavata - female Syrphid Fly - Allograpta - male Syrphid Fly - Toxomerus geminatus - female larva Platycheirus ? - Toxomerus occidentalis - male Syrphus ? - Syrphus torvus

Syrphid ovipositing - female Unidentified Larvae and Puparia Is this a harvester cat? syrphid larva Syrphid Buffet unknown larva Orange-striped something