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Yellow fly - Parhelophilus laetus

Yellow fly - Parhelophilus laetus
Merrickville, Ontario, Canada
June 2, 2012

See comments on #973562
See comments on #973562

sweet... new to the guide! thanks, Beatrice and Jeff
Moved from Eristalini.

Parhelophilus laetus
This is Parhelophilus laetus. Leg colour pattern helps to identify this species but as with most Parhelophilus, a lateral view of the tip of the male abdomen would help a lot. Some species (including this one) have pollinose segments 6-8 while others are shiny brown or black.

Moved from Syrphid Flies.

Lejops or Parhelophilus

Moved from ID Request.

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