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Syrphid B

Syrphid B "Is this Platycheirus?" - Melanostoma mellinum - Male
Rancho del Oso, Sky Sea Tr, Santa Cruz County, California, USA
May 8, 2011
Size: sm
In a 'Hairy Catsear' Hypochaeris radicata

Male? Eyes touch at top.

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Syrphid B Syrphid B - Melanostoma mellinum - male Syrphid B

Moved from Melanostoma.

Moved from Platycheirus.

Moved from Syrphid Flies.

Melanostoma mellinum
Platycheirus males have the front tarsi expanded and the front tibia usuaually expanded too.

Moved from ID Request.

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