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Caterpillar? No, Syrphid Larva.

Caterpillar? No, Syrphid Larva.
Incredible Edible Park, Irvine, Orange County, California, USA
May 9, 2006
Size: approx. 7mm

Moved from Syrphid Flies.

That looks like a syrphid larvae to me...

Are Syrphid larvae all green?

Certainly fits with things in the area
I thought it looked more like a peeled kiwi, but that's my Southern California bias. Thanks, Martin.

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