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Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Species Palpada alhambra

Syrphid: Is it Palpada? Palpada vinetorum, perhaps? - Palpada alhambra Copestylum? Flower Fly - Palpada alhambra Palpada, but what species? - Palpada alhambra Marsh Syrphid - Palpada alhambra - male Poor Broken-winged Palpada - Palpada alhambra - male syrphid sp, female - Palpada alhambra - female California data point for November - Palpada alhambra - male White Banded Fly - Palpada alhambra
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 alhambra (Palpada alhambra)
Explanation of Names
Palpada alhambra (Hull 1925)
sw. US (CA-TX)(1)