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Tribe Milesiini

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Somnula decora - Somula decora Syrphid - Somula decora - female Syphrid Fly - Blera badia Somula decora White-faced syrphid - Blera pictipes Blera badia maybe? - Blera badia - female Hover Fly - Blera scitula Confusing  Wood Fly [  Blera confusa ] - Blera confusa

Nomada? - Sphecomyia vittata - female Sphecomyia vittata Syrphid? - Sphecomyia vittata Wasp-mimic fly - Sphecomyia pattonii Mating beelike flies - Criorhina verbosa - male - female Mallota bautias? - Criorhina coquilletti Fly - Criorhina villosa - female Criorhina? - Criorhina nigriventris - female

Syrphid Fly (Yellow Jacket Mimic) - Spilomyia longicornis Wasp mimic Syrphid? - Spilomyia alcimus - male Spilomyia fusca Fly species on sunflower - Spilomyia citima Yellowjacket Hover Fly - Milesia virginiensis hoverfly? - Milesia virginiensis Buzz - Milesia virginiensis Unidentified insect 0709202001 - Spilomyia alcimus

Syrphid - Temnostoma daochus Syrphid - Temnostoma balyras Unknown Fly - Temnostoma alternans - female IMG_6844 - Temnostoma balyras - female ?Fly, Bumblebee mimic - Pterallastes thoracicus syrphid - Teuchocnemis lituratus - male Orange Spur Fly,  Teuchocnemis bacuntius - Teuchocnemis bacuntius - male flower fly – Temnostoma balyras female? - Temnostoma - female

Syritta pipiens for California for March - Syritta pipiens Another Record - Syritta flaviventris Syritta pipiens? - Syritta pipiens Syrphidae, head - Syritta pipiens - female Unkown syrphid fly on Ceanothus americanus - Syritta pipiens - female On  Buckwheat - Syritta pipiens Thick legged hoverfly from water trap - Syritta pipiens  Syritta pipiens? - Syritta pipiens

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