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syrphid - ID? - Helophilus fasciatus

syrphid - ID? - Helophilus fasciatus
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
May 4, 2012
Size: 14 mm

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Moved
Moved from Helophilus.

Moved
Moved from Flies.

Helophilus
See the Syrphidae of Ontario page.

 
many thanks
according to their notes, mine is a female Helophilus fasciatus

 
Looks male
The gap between the eyes looks too narrow for a female. It's no wider than the antennae.

 
I went by the amount of black
I went by the amount of black between the eyes, much more than just the area surrounding the ocelli. You're much more likely to be right! Thanks.

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