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Helophilus lapponicus ? - Helophilus lapponicus

Helophilus lapponicus ? - Helophilus lapponicus
Petit-Cap, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
May 23, 2013
Size: est. 12mm
This one had me scratching my head for hours. I saw several of these today nectaring at dandelions along a roadside bordering a small cattail marsh on a coastal harbour. I think it may be a good match for a male Helophilus lapponicus (using the Ontario Syrphidae guide)??

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Moved
Moved from Syrphid Flies.

 
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Martin, thanks very much for this confirmation.

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