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Syrphid Fly for ID - Helophilus fasciatus

Syrphid Fly for ID - Helophilus fasciatus
Appleton, Outagamie County, Wisconsin, USA
September 5, 2008
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Syrphid Fly for ID - Helophilus fasciatus Syrphid Fly for ID - Helophilus fasciatus

Moved
Moved from Helophilus.

Moving -
to genus page for now...

Helophilus fasciatus??
I think this is Helophilus fasciatus. Here is a link to the Field Guide to the Syrphidae of Northeastern North America

 
Helophilus fasciatus??
Hugh - thank you for the field guide link.

Going by its resemblance to one I just posted for ID
it might be Helophilus.

Compare mine:


 
Helophilus
Thanks for your photo and ID, Hannah. Your ID agrees with the comments given on my accompanying photo.

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