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Subtribe Eristalina

Syrphid - Eristalinus aeneus - male New Fly - Eristalinus aeneus - female Syrphid Fly - Eristalinus aeneus - female A side of you I haven't seen before - Eristalinus taeniops Helophilus? - Eristalinus aeneus Fly - Eristalinus aeneus Syrphid fly - Eristalinus aenues - male - Please confirm - Eristalinus aeneus Large Spot-eyed Dronefly - Eristalinus aeneus

Syrphidae, Eristalis? - Eristalis dimidiata Eristalis Eristalis? - Eristalis hirta - male Criorhina? - Eristalis flavipes Bronzy Hover Fly - Eristalis arbustorum - female Eristalis tenax Eristalis arbustorium ? - Eristalis hirta - female Is This a Beefly? - Eristalis saxorum

Dipteran 3 - Meromacrus acutus Yellowjacket mimic? - Meromacrus acutus Syphrid fly? - Meromacrus acutus Meromacrus acutus Meromacrus acutus Hoverfly  - Meromacrus acutus Hungry Fly - Meromacrus acutus - female Meromacrus acutus

Marsh Syrphid - Palpada mexicana - female Palpada - Palpada furcata - female Syrphid fly with horizontal thorax stripes - Palpada vinetorum Is this a bee fly? - Palpada texana Unknown Fly (bee mimic) - Palpada vinetorum Syrphid Fly ID request - Palpada pusilla - male confirm *female* Palpada vinetorum ? - Palpada vinetorum A syrphid of sorts ... ID, please. - Palpada furcata - female