Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Interested in a 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico?

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Previous events


Taxonomy
Browse
InfoImagesLinksBooksData

Subtribe Eristalina


Large dark metallic brown fly with golf ball eyes - Eristalinus aeneus - male Syrphid Fly - Eristalinus aeneus - female Fly IMG_1362 - Eristalinus aeneus - male What's the black on the abdomen of this Band-eyed Drone Fly? - Eristalinus taeniops Beefly - Eristalinus aeneus - male fly - Eristalinus aeneus - female spotted eyes-fly - Eristalinus aeneus - male fly  - Eristalinus aeneus

Palpada? - Eristalis arbustorum - male Eristalis tenax ? - Eristalis tenax Eristalis tenax female? - Eristalis stipator - female Fly that mimics a bee - Eristalis hirta Hoverfly on Shasta Daisy - Eristalis arbustorum drone fly - Eristalis dimidiata - female Eristalis stipator Large fly - Eristalis flavipes

BG1405 280-043 - Meromacrus acutus Diptera - Meromacrus acutus Syrphadae, Syrphid Fly, Meromacrus sp ID Please - Meromacrus acutus Meromacrus acutus Syphrid fly - Meromacrus acutus - male Fly - Meromacrus acutus - female Large Syrphid - Meromacrus acutus Meromacrus acutus

Eristalis who? Here are a couple of guesses... - Palpada mexicana - female Bee Mimic? - Palpada agrorum Eristalini? - Palpada vinetorum California data point for November - Palpada alhambra - male Palpada vinetorum - male Syrphid Fly - Palpada vinetorum Palpada albifrons? - Palpada albifrons Plushback fly.  Palpada sp. - Palpada vinetorum