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Another bee to ID - Merodon equestris

Another bee to ID - Merodon equestris
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
May 29, 2005
Is this the same as the previous. Has a couple of differences but I'm no expert at all. Any help would be welcome.

Merodon equestris
Is indeed the right name for this animal!
Greetings,
Gerard Pennards

 
Fly ID
Thanks Gerard. Just got home from Utah, sorry about the delay in answering your post

Syrphidae?
Looks to me like a fly, possibly a syrphid. Compare to:

Bruce Marlin
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