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Family Syrphidae - Hover Flies

Syrphid? - Copestylum Eristalis sp.? - Eristalis arbustorum - female fairly large fly - Eristalis stipator Syrphid Fly - Brachypalpus oarus - male Bg Black Fly - Copestylum mexicanum - female fly ID? - Tropidia quadrata - male Syrphid - Chalcosyrphus Yellowjacket Hover Fly Milesia virginiensis? - Milesia virginiensis

Fly with forked antennae - Microdon Another microdon? - Microdon Fly - Microdon Unknown diptera or hymenoptera - Microdon Leigh Farm Park golden bee 2017 3 - Microdon aurulentus Fly with reddish metallic abdomen - Laetodon laetus Microdon small brown soldier fly - not - Microdon

Flower Fly - Allograpta obliqua - male Answer: When It's Asleep - Allograpta obliqua - male Syrphid Flies, Mating - Toxomerus marginatus - male - female Eupeodes Eupeodes? - Eupeodes fungus-ridden fly - Sphaerophoria Hoverfly (Eupeodes sp.?) - Eupeodes Toxomerus? - Toxomerus marginatus

Pine underbark larvae what kind of larva? Syrphid Larva? Syrphidae pupa? 4 mm light green translucent caterpillar Transparent Green Caterpillar apx 6mm long green larvae Immature Scaeva species??