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Lejops? - Lejops - female

Lejops? - Lejops - Female
Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, California, USA
August 1, 2011
I might have a guess, but in the mean time...do you?

Okay, my wild guess is Lejops.

Moved
Moved from subgenus Anasimyia.

I don`t know why this has app
I don`t know why this has appeared amongst the Syrphidae again for classification. My guess would be Lejops bilinearis .... female.
Martin has commented on this one. I have sent it back to him to see if he has any more input.

 
Thanks, Bill...maybe put there by accident?
I'll just wait and see!

Moved
Moved from Lejops.

 
I'm guessing female based on comments...
...that you made on the Genus guide page, Martin!

 
yes a female... when I get a
yes a female... when I get a bit more experience, I might get it to species

 
Thanks, Martin!
I couldn't help but notice it was really heavily veined, unlike a male I saw more recently.

Moved
Moved from subgenus Anasimyia.

Moved
Moved from Lejops.

Moved
Moved from Eristalini.

Moved
Moved from Flies.

Moved
Moved from Flies.

Parhelophilus or Lejops.

 
Thanks, John!
You just beat out my updated where I guessed Lejops!

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