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Small black and white wasp or fly with interrupted stripes

Small black and white wasp or fly with interrupted stripes
Idyllwild, Riverside County, California, USA
October 28, 2020
Found during the day inside the house; Surrounding area is pine forest around 6000’ elevation (San Jacinto mountains). Appears smaller than most wasps I’ve encountered in this area; closer in is size honey bee; shiny and hairless abdomen.

Yes; Scaeva affinis ... female
Yes; Scaeva affinis ... female ...

Syrphid Fly
Possibly species Scaeva affinis. See here: (1).
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Scaeva affinis
Scaeva affinis looks like a match. Thanks for the quick ID!

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