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Unkonwn Syrphid - Merodon equestris - male

Unkonwn Syrphid - Merodon equestris - Male
Forest Grove, Washington County, Oregon, USA
May 24, 2003
Size: 14 mm
This is clearly a bulb fly, but it didn't seem to mach the Merdon or Eristalis in the guide since the abdomen was so hairy. Any ID help would be great.

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Unkonwn Syrphid - Merodon equestris - male Unkonwn Syrphid - Merodon equestris Unkonwn Syrphid - Merodon equestris - male


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