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Photo#31371
Bee Fly - Paravilla separata

Bee Fly - Paravilla separata
Harvard, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
September 10, 2005

Moved
Moved from Chrysanthrax.

Paravilla
This is Paravilla separata, the only north-eastern species in the genus. The black-banded abdomen distinguishes it from Chrysanthrax cypris.

 
Joel,
thanks for the species id!

Moved
Thanks for the help with the id.

Chrysanthrax?
Duller than most, but the half-dark wing is pretty distinctive.