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A Fly on a Flower -- Syrphid? - Megasyrphus laxus

A Fly on a Flower -- Syrphid? - Megasyrphus laxus
Olympic National Forest, near Canyon Creek, Clallam County, Washington, USA
September 5, 2011

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A Fly on a Flower -- Syrphid? - Megasyrphus laxus A Fly on a Flower -- Syrphid? - Megasyrphus laxus

Moved
Moved from Syrphini.

I think this is Megasyrphus l
I think this is Megasyrphus laxus - other opinions? Can't see R4+5 vein, but frons pattern and abdominal markings are consistent and I have seen this species in the Olympics before.

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Moved from Syrphini.

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Moved from Syrphini.

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Moved from Syrphid Flies.

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