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Photo#774074
unknown fly - Sphegina

unknown fly - Sphegina
Jolicure - Tintamarre National Wildlife Area, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
May 21, 2013
Size: est. 6 mm
On roadside dandelions through wet mixed forest. Don't know which family this is....

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unknown fly - Sphegina unknown fly - Sphegina

Moved
Moved from Flies.

ID: Sphegina sp.
See this post, making sure to check the last photo wrt venation.

No past post has made it to species, of which there are 22 in Nearctica.

 
Thanks, Ron!
Sphegina here we come!

Syrphidae ?
I now see some similarities with Shegina (family Syrphidae)

 
Stuart, where did you find Shegina?
I can't locate it on line, except finding just the name at Bug Guide.

 
Try this, Ron:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/18472

 
Ah, Sphegina. Thanks. That's vaguely familiar.
Will comment later.

 
My apologies, Ron!
I just noticed my earlier spelling error that caused the confusion.

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