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Male or Female Eristalinus taeniops? - Eristalinus taeniops - male

Male or Female Eristalinus taeniops? - Eristalinus taeniops - Male
Escondido, California, San Diego County, California, USA
August 2, 2011
I was excited to find this Band-Eyed Drone Fly on a shaded plant in my window box! I don't know if this is male or female.

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Male or Female Eristalinus taeniops? - Eristalinus taeniops - male Male or Female Eristalinus taeniops? - Eristalinus taeniops

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Moved from ID Request.

Male
Eyes of female Syrphidae do not meet on top of the head.

 
Thank you
Thank you so much John F. Carr! I hope to be lucky enough to find another one. Perhaps a female this time.

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