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island syrphid - Copestylum avidum

island syrphid - Copestylum avidum
Near Two Habors, Catalina Island, Los Angeles County, California, USA
January 2, 2012
Copestylum ... avidum maybe? On Catalina Rockflower.

Moved from Syrphid Flies.

I suggest you are correct, all the way to species.
(Comment is in the style of a doctor of jumping spiders.)

Haha! Thanks Ron.
I trust your judgment with the local syrphids so I'll go ahead and park this one at species.

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