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Syrphidae? 5c - Toxomerus occidentalis

Syrphidae? 5c - Toxomerus occidentalis
Boulder Creek, Country Club area, Santa Cruz County, California, USA
October 11, 2011
The Sweet Alyssum is about 4.5 mm across

Moved from Syrphid Flies.

Guessing Toxomerus occidentalis

Let's see if the experts agree.

Moved for expert attention
Moved from Flies.

several more
I have several more 1-3 photo sets of a fly like this from the same day. Might be the same one but I think there were several. Let me know if it would help if I posted them.

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