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Unknown Syrphidae - Odontomyia cincta - female

Unknown Syrphidae - Odontomyia cincta - Female
Virginia, St. Louis County, Minnesota, USA
June 17, 2012
I do no recall ever seeing a green Syrphidae before, nor can I find one illustrated anywhere. Or, is the color not meaningful?

Moved from Soldier flies.

Stratiomyidae: Odontomyia cincta
Stratiomyidae: Odontomyia cincta

pls edit & correct location data
please follow the filling instructions provided in the submission form and correct location data (now reads "Virginia, Minnesota, USA, St. Louis County, Minnesota County, Minnesota, USA" -- lots of redundant text where it doesn't belong)
i'll then ask our expert to take a look

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

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