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Syrphidae  ? - Sphecomyia vittata - male

Syrphidae ? - Sphecomyia vittata - Male
Lily Pond, Harriman State Park, Rockland County, New York, USA
May 7, 2012
Whatever the genus, it's a clear view of the labella.

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Fly ID request - Sphecomyia vittata - male Fly ID request - Sphecomyia vittata - male Syrphidae  ? - Sphecomyia vittata - male

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Moved from Frass.

John, I just switched out this image for the one you re-submitted (and then I Frassed its replacement); this one has some good ID notes and the like on it, but please feel free to Frass it again if you'd rather undo what I did.

Frassed
Moved from Sphecomyia vittata.

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Moved from Sphecomyia.

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Moved from Syrphid Flies.

 
Thank you Martin
What are the other species to consider besides S. vittata?

 
It is vittata, I think all th
It is vittata, I think all the others are Westcoast and much rarer...

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Moved from ID Request.

Maybe something in/near Sphecomyia?


 
Thanks for the steer Ken
Checking the dates for that one and for the other BG Sphecomyia vittata pages shows that all were shot from March - early May with an early/southern - later/northern correlation. This would be consistent with my NY May date,

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