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Family Syrphidae - Syrphid Flies

Syrphid - Palpada agrorum Lejops lineatus - male Gold fly - Eristalinus aeneus - male Syrphid Fly - Hadromyia crawfordi Syrphidae, dorsal - Eristalis dimidiata Syrphid - Cheilosia Lejops lineatus - female Syrphid - Sericomyia flagrans - female

Mollusk-like Larva - Microdon Adult - Microdon lanceolatus Syrphid Fly - Microdon tristis Slug - Microdon Microdon? - Microdon tristis Flies - Microdon Leigh Farm Park golden bee 2017 3 - Microdon aurulentus Bee-like fly mimic - Microdon

Unknown 'Fly' - Eupeodes volucris - female Flower fly - Allograpta obliqua Some larvae and green aphids HF 3798-3801-3808 - Sphaerophoria Hoverfly 1117 - Sphaerophoria contigua Eupeodes subgenus Metasyrphus - Eupeodes - female Paragus haemorrhous? - Paragus haemorrhous Toxomerus marginatus? - Toxomerus marginatus

unid - syphid puparia strange larva Syrphidae pupa? Syrphidae pupa? Unknown Syrphid (hoverfly) pupa? Syrphid larvae?? Syrphidae, pupa