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Fly with white markings - Sericomyia lata

Fly with white markings - Sericomyia lata
Keene, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, USA
August 2, 2014
Size: 0.5 inch estimated
I have searched through much of the Syrphidae pictures here and also every fly page in my book and I can't find any fly with markings like this. Absolutely beautiful! Either I have overlooked something or I am in the wrong family.

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Thanks!

 
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Thanks so much for your help, sorry I missed selecting New Hampshire.

 
No problem
:)

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