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Bumblebee mimic - Merodon equestris

Bumblebee mimic - Merodon equestris
Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
May 20, 2020
I'm thinking maybe the Narcissus Bulb Fly Merodon equestris. Also, it was found near a fairly large path of daffodil. Ideas? Thanks!

Moved from Syrphid Flies.

Yes; Merodon equestris … ma
Yes; Merodon equestris … male.
R4+5 strongly looped and upper outer cross-vein re-entrant.

Thanks Bill, and I especially appreciate the explanation! -John

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