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Photo#131885
Flower fly - Eristalis transversa - female

Flower fly - Eristalis transversa - Female
Deep Fork Wildlife Refuge, Okmulgee County, Oklahoma, USA
July 29, 2007
Size: aprox.11mm

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Syrphid
Abdominal pattern shared with some other Syrphids, but yellow scutellum with black and gray pattern on thorax (more prominent than usual in this beautiful specimen) looks like Eristalis transversa, female. Check guide.

 
Eristalis transversa
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