Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

2018 BugGuide Gathering in Virginia July 27-29: Registration and Discussion

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#29114
Small Wasp like fly - Dioprosopa clavata

Small Wasp like fly - Dioprosopa clavata
Henryetta, Okmulgee County, Oklahoma, USA
August 20, 2005
Size: aprox. 11mm
Feeding on frostweed.

Images of this individual: tag all
Small Wasp like fly - Dioprosopa clavata Small Wasp like fly - Dioprosopa clavata

Yes!! Female Pseudodoros clavatus
Hello Charles,
It is a Pseudodoros clavatus, in this case a female!
Greetings,
Gerard Pennards

 
Pseudodoros clavatus
Thank You Gerard.

 
Yes, thank you!
If these occur in Arizona, then I have collected specimens here in Tucson. Have been wondering exactly which syrphid species they were:-)

small wasp like fly
I saw an image in the guide of Pseudodoros clavatus that seemed to be a match.
I will transfer to the guide if someone will confirm the ID.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.