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Fly or Bee ? - Eristalis arbustorum

Fly or Bee ? - Eristalis arbustorum
N47.653567 W52.685433 (WGS84), Outer Cove, Northeast Avalon, Newfoundland/Labrador, Canada
June 3, 2014
I caught this in a net and photographed it live later at home sitting on a board. It flew away before I got a full dorsal view.

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Fly or Bee ? - Eristalis arbustorum Fly or Bee? - Eristalis arbustorum

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Eristalis
A fly in the family Syrphidae, genus Eristalis.

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