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Leaf Cutter Bee?

Leaf Cutter Bee?
Near Caddo National Grasslands, Fannin County, Texas, USA
April 1, 2012
Size: 5/8"
Several of these on my rose bushes. A positive ID would be greatly appreciated.

Moved
Moved from Syrphid Flies.

Tribe Syrphini - Syrphus or P
Tribe Syrphini - Syrphus or Parasyrphus, perhaps?

Cropped and moved for expert attention.
Moved from ID Request.

Syrphidae
That's actually a fly (note that it only has two wings, not four, and short stubby antennae), in the family Syrphidae. They're usually great pollinators and don't even have the machinery to harm foliage.

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