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Lejops lineatus - female

Lejops lineatus - Female
Kirtland/Holden Arboretum, Lake County, Ohio, USA
August 10, 2016
Size: 7 to 9mm

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Lejops lineatus ..... female
Lejops lineatus ..... female

 
You got me on the gender... A
You got me on the gender... Aren't the males a different color? Was just reading about them when doing ID research. Found a great link.

 
The inner margin of male eyes
The inner margin of male eyes is sub-parallel for some distance and even narrowing a little before widenining abruptly. Female eyes are wider apart and widening gradually almost immediately after base.

 
Thank you much for the lesson
Thank you much for the lesson Mr. Dean!!! Being an amateur and a novice at that I always am happy to get help! Thanks for taking the time!!!

 
Great pictures. Keep them com
Great pictures. Keep them coming.

Bill.

See - Key to the Genera of Nearctic Syrphidae

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