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Family Syrphidae- Syrphid Flies ID please - Palpada agrorum

Family Syrphidae- Syrphid Flies ID please - Palpada agrorum
Skidaway Island, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
July 3, 2014
Syrphidae, Syrphid Flies, Q Genus on Appalachian Mountain Mint (Pycnanthemum flexuosum ), Lamiaceae family. ID please?

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Family Syrphidae- Syrphid Flies ID please - Palpada agrorum Family Syrphidae- Syrphid Flies ID please - Palpada agrorum Family Syrphidae- Syrphid Flies ID please - Palpada agrorum Family Syrphidae- Syrphid Flies ID please - Palpada agrorum

Moved
Moved from Palpada vinetorum.

Moved
Moved from Syrphid Flies.

 
Kelsey- thanks much for havin
Kelsey- thanks much for having just identified my Syrphid Fly submission as "Palpada vinetorum". I thought it was within the Palpada genus, yet tired of putting my foot in my mouth.

Congrats on the recent "Dr."status. I know you are proud. All that midnight oil paid off!

 
Thanks! I hear you on foot-i
Thanks! I hear you on foot-in-mouth... I'm always secretly nervous when making IDs! Nice photos - it made the ID very easy.

[edited: and you can see I got the species ID wrong after all!]

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