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Photo#825426
Fly  - Platycheirus

Fly - Platycheirus
N47.630667 W52.687423, Northeast Avalon, Newfoundland/Labrador, Canada
August 16, 2013
Size: 10 mm head to wing tips

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Fly  - Platycheirus Fly  - Platycheirus Fly  - Platycheirus

Moved

Moved
Moved from Syrphid Flies.

These two genera can be difficult to tell apart; hopefully someone will take the plunge! Moving them out of Syrphidae to clarify the ID situation.

Platycheirus? Or maybe Melan
Platycheirus? Or maybe Melanostoma?

Moved
Moved from Flies.

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