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Species Palpada mexicana

Is this syrphid some type of Eristalini? - Palpada mexicana - female I'm thinking this is Palpada because of the hairy eyes. Am I wrong again? - Palpada mexicana Drone fly - Palpada mexicana Eristalis - Palpada mexicana Marsh Syrphid - Palpada mexicana - female Its pal was a Palpada, too - Palpada mexicana - male Tidy syrphid - Palpada mexicana - female Whch species of Eristalis or Palpada is this? - Palpada mexicana
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Aschiza")
Family Syrphidae (Syrphid Flies)
Subfamily Eristalinae
Tribe Eristalini
Subtribe Eristalina
Genus Palpada
Species mexicana (Palpada mexicana)
Explanation of Names
Palpada mexicana (Macquart 1847)
Range
CA-AZ to Venezuela(1)