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Another fly to ID please. - Eristalis tenax - male

Another fly to ID please. - Eristalis tenax - Male
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
August 29, 2004
I think I found this one in my book. Is it a Drone Fly? Has a couple of distinct markings and features that I'm sure will make for easy ID from the experts here. Thanks.

Drone fly, yes
Looks conspicuously like the drone fly Eristalis tenax, that is very common in Europe and also found in North America.

Paul

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Drone
Thanks for confirming it Paul.

 
Yes, that's what it is, the D
Yes, that's what it is, the Drone Fly

 
Drone
Thank you Camazine.

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