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Syrphid Fly - Sphaerophoria - female

Syrphid Fly - Sphaerophoria - Female
Lacey (near Olympia), Thurston County, Washington, USA
August 24, 2007
I also like the pollen up by where the wings join the body. Will be neat for me to show my bio kids pollination by something other than a bee. :)

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Moved
Moved from Frass.

 
I am glad you moved these back!
These are great photos!

Frassed
Moved from ID Request.

Other pollinators they'd find interesting
Bats
Hummingbirds (some transfer pollen from top of head)
Moths with really long "tongues"
Beetles (rolling around in pollen; we have shots here)

I'd guess you can find most of this online, but it's really great to show them your own photos!

Oh, check this out and feel free to use it in class if you'd like:

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