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Subtribe Eristalina

Large dark metallic brown fly with golf ball eyes - Eristalinus aeneus - male Fly ID Requested - Eristalinus aeneus Eristalinus - Eristalinus aeneus - female Eristalinus aeneus? - Eristalinus aeneus - male Syrphid - Eristalinus aeneus Fly376A - Eristalinus aeneus Band-Eyed Drone Fly - Eristalinus taeniops - Eristalinus taeniops - male Eristalinus aeneus

Drone Fly - Eristalis tenax syrphid - Eristalis flavipes hover fly - Eristalis tenax Fly on Blue Dicks - Eristalis stipator Eristalis? - Eristalis interrupta - female Syrphid 4 - Eristalis interrupta Fly species (?) - Eristalis Bee - Eristalis stipator

Syrphid Fly - Meromacrus acutus - female Dipteran 3 - Meromacrus acutus What species is this? - Meromacrus acutus - female Meromacrus acutus Diptera - Meromacrus acutus Large Flower Fly - Meromacrus acutus Syrphid fly - Meromacrus acutus - male Meromacrus acutus

Palpada vinetorum ? - Palpada vinetorum Syrphid - Palpada vinetorum Plump orange-brown & blackish Drone Fly with fuzz - Palpada mexicana Eristalini? - Palpada vinetorum Palpada furcata - female fly ? pretty back design - Palpada pusilla - female Syrphid fly, maybe Palpada agrorum?  - Palpada vinetorum Fly - Palpada mexicana - male