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Syrphidae - Sericomyia chalcopyga

Syrphidae - Sericomyia chalcopyga
Forest Park, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
April 10, 2014
Large syrphid observed on the Wildwood Trail near the Audubon nature sanctuary.

Moved from Syrphid Flies.

Black scutellum with yellow abdominal markings and haired arista indicate Sericomyia; keyed it out further to species with Skevington's key.

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