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Bee Fly - Poecilognathus punctipennis - female

Bee Fly - Poecilognathus punctipennis - Female
Juno Dunes Natural Area, Palm Beach County, Florida, USA
September 5, 2011
Size: 10mm
Collecting pollen from Hypericum sp. in oak scrub.

I'm fairly sure this species with boldly spotted wings is P. punctipennis.

Moved from Bee Flies.

Moved for expert attention
Moved from ID Request.

Poecilognathus looks right to me. The experts will be able to say for sure.