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Bee - Microdon craigheadii

Bee - Microdon craigheadii
Florham Park, morris County, New Jersey, USA
Metallic Bee Hoping someone recognizes

Request to use photo in our hover fly field guide
Sorry to contact you through bugguide but I could not find private contact details for you. We are finishing work on a field guide to hover flies of northeastern North America ( that will be published later this year and would like to use this image if possible. Please contact me at to let me know if this is possible or not. I can send you more details about the book via email, allow you access to a pdf draft copy of the guide and offer you a copy of the guide when it is published. Thanks for considering this request! Jeff Skevington

Hi Blaine,
Would you fill in correct sighting date?
Thank you.

Moved, date field cleared
Moved from Microdon.

Microdon craigheadi
The dark legs support that this is Microdon craigheadi rather than Laetodon laetus.

Moved from ID Request.

you emailed me about this, told you it looks like Microdon sp. (syrphid fly)

Going through old images - too much to keep track of.. somethings get done twice ..thanks for the help!

Quick question - did you actu
Quick question - did you actually photograph the insect today, then? The date listed on the entry is 18 August 2015, but if it wasn't photographed today, please edit.

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