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Photo#177977
Very Hairy Fly! - Merodon equestris - male

Very Hairy Fly! - Merodon equestris - Male
Sunnyvale, Santa Clara County, California, USA
April 19, 2008
Size: about 15mm
About the same size as a honey bee.

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Very Hairy Fly! - Merodon equestris - male Very Hairy Fly! - Merodon equestris - male Very Hairy Fly! - Merodon equestris - male

Syrphidae
A male of Merodon equestris to be precise.
There are a few different color forms of this species!
greetings

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I don't know what it is....but it's very cool! Nice pics!
Could it be a Bee Fly of some kind ?

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