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Bee fly - Chrysanthrax cypris

Bee fly - Chrysanthrax cypris
Gainesville, Florida, USA
October 2, 2004
Bee fly? Syrphid? About 10mm wingtip to wingtip.

Bee fly--Chrysanthrax compare cypris
See Giff Beaton's page. It looks specifically like Chrysanthrax cypris, or the other species in that genus he has below. I think this is reliable--despite the issues with Exoprosopa and Villa we all discussed earlier!

Also at Insects of Cedar Creek, Oklahoma Wild Things

Patrick Coin
Durham, North Carolina

 
Very good match
- thanks Patrick!
I'm going to go with Chrysanthrax cypris

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