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Syrphid Fly species - Eupeodes

Syrphid Fly species - Eupeodes
Cliffside Lane, The Ridge, Fair Oaks , Sacramento County, California, USA
January 12, 2017
Size: 1/2 inch, maybe
Observed after having had lunch in the flowering plants on the south side of the swimming pool in the gated community that I live in. I observed 2 different syrphid flies today with this one being the larger of the 2. May be in the Eupeodes genus.

Moved from Syrphid Flies.

Eupeodes, subgenus Metasyrphu
Eupeodes, subgenus Metasyrphus ... male

Moved from ID Request.

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