I hope that some day we can identify most of the syrphid larvae in Bugguide. For now, in an effort to get things organized I have grouped some that look similar to me.
I thought that this was a deformed larva but there are several that look like it.
Some are similar to Eupeodes americanus(adult IDed)
The ones with a white dorsal white stripe resemble Scaeva pyrastri seen in the University of California, Davis website
Finally there are several similar to Eupeodes sp.(adult IDed)
Perhaps this will inspire somebody to work with these images. I am very tempted to move one or two to species or genus pages.
Contributed by Beatriz Moisset on 15 March, 2010 - 4:15pm Last updated 31 May, 2010 - 2:23pm
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