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Syrphid - Allograpta obliqua - female

Syrphid - Allograpta obliqua - Female
Starved Rock State Park, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA
September 27, 2008

Moved from obliqua or exotica.

Markings on tergite 2 are consistent with obliqua; see:


Moved from Toxomerus.

And it's a girl!
(I should have noticed that before.)

Allograpta obliqua
Curled-under abdomen can complicate ID. See:

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