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Syrphidae Fly - Copestylum apiciferum

Syrphidae Fly - Copestylum apiciferum
Tuscon, Tohono Chul Park, Pima County, Arizona, USA
November 17, 2007
Was seen hovering before landing on these flowers. Does the orange/red antennae help narrow this down?

Moved
Moved from Copestylum.

Copestylum
Female, but I don't know which species!
Greetings,

Interesting fly
In addition to antennae, wings seem distinctive, but I'm no expert. Do you have a view from the top that you can post?

 
Copestylum apiciferum.
I agree with Ron on his ID.

 
Alright! The expert speaketh.
Thanks again, Eric.

 
Looks like one I shot recently:

but I don't think you have enough here for an ID beyond genus.

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