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Hoverfly - Dasysyrphus

Hoverfly - Dasysyrphus
6 miles west of Leavenworth, Chelan County, Washington, USA
April 30, 2015

Moved from pinastri group.

Moved from Syrphid Flies.

Another pacificus/pauxillus - the problem is that pacificus and pauxillus are apparently very hard to tell apart in sympatry, aka southern BC and most probably WA as well.

Cropped and moved for expert attention
Moved from ID Request.

Reminds me a bit of this one:

The experts will let you know if I'm anywhere close. :)

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