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Beefly - Eristalis transversa - female

Beefly - Eristalis transversa - Female
up-state, South Carolina, USA
September 5, 2007
Size: 1/2 inch

Moved from Flies.

Eristalis transversa - female (Syrphidae)
The fly posted by John is indeed from the same species, and the same gender.

Syrphid, actually, aka hover fly, flower fly
Bee flies can have a similar pose, but they're fuzzy. Wish I had an ID for you.

I have one
I have one that may be similar, that is awaiting a confirmation.

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