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Syrphidae? - Helophilus - female

Syrphidae? - Helophilus - Female
Near Scappoose just off Honeyman Road, Columbia County, Oregon, USA
September 6, 2008
A member of the Syrphidae is my assumption on this one. Being proven incorrect and a more accurate identification would be appreciated.

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Moved from Flies.

Helophilus
It is!

 
Moving -
to genus page.

Can't help with ID but...
I cropped your image. Only you and editors can see the full sized image by clicking on it. It helps the other viewers see the insect better if it is cropped.

There is also another fly on this flower in the top right...

Syrphid
Reminds me of Helophilus.

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