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Robber Fly - Merodon equestris

Robber Fly - Merodon equestris
Lake Linda, Houghton County, Michigan, USA
April 1, 2014
A friend of mine who found what she thought was a bumble bee, but after noticing the antennae, I think it maybe
a robber fly. It showed up in her house and I think it was a bumble bee due to the antennae. Would anyone be
able to help with the identification. The Location is in the western part of the Upper Peninsula near Lake Micgygan.

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Moved from ID Request.

Not a robber fly,
but Merodon equestris, the Narcissus bulb fly, Syrphidae. Good bumble bee mimic though.

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