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Photo#440638
Fly with white stripes for ID - Eristalis stipator - female

Fly with white stripes for ID - Eristalis stipator - Female
Appleton, Outagamie County, Wisconsin, USA
August 4, 2010

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Fly with white stripes for ID - Eristalis stipator - female Fly with white stripes for ID - Eristalis stipator - female

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Moved from Eristalis.

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Moved from Flies.

Female Eristalis, possibly E. dimidiata
However, there are other candidates. A shot of the face might advance the ID, somewhere down the line.

 
Thanks, Ron
I added a photo which is the closest to a face shot I was able to get before this fly took to flight.

 
Couldn't hurt, but may not help.
The lower half of the face is what's of interest here, and a black stripe is the item in question.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Syrphidae. The experts will be able to take the ID further.

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