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screech - Sphecomyia vittata

screech - Sphecomyia vittata
Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Michigan, USA
May 16, 2015

Moved from Syrphid Flies.

Sphecomyia vittata
Sphecomyia vittata

Moved from ID Request.

Male - Wasp Mimic Syrphid Fly
This might be a first for your state. He looks somewhat like this guy:
Sphecomyia vittata: ♂ Good Luck!

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