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Syrphid Fly

by joa.jvmPittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

4 2 Syrphid Fly

Syrphid Fly

by beaker98Illinois, USA

Woodland habitat

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Syrphid Fly

by beaker98Illinois, USA

Woodland habitat bordered by canal.

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Flower Fly

by flowntheloopGeorgia, USA

Flower fly with yellow and black banded abdomen.

1 0 Hoverfly

Hoverfly

by Fyn.KMaine, USA

Tiny.

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Hover Fly

by William_DembowskiPennsylvania, USA

Rural SW Pennsylvania

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hover fly

by AlexjordansPennsylvania, USA

Found in the garden

1 1 Syrphid Fly, male

Syrphid Fly, male

by stephanielrickmanGeneseo, Illinois, USA

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Flower Fly

by nlralphNYC, New York, USA

2 2 Syrphid fly

Syrphid fly

by Maria dBChapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

This hoverfly is found in the Eastern United States.

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Syrphid fly

by Maria dBChapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

A small but pretty hoverfly

1 0 Syrphid Fly

Syrphid Fly

by courtneyhitson Abbeville, Georgia, USA

4 0 Hover fly

Hover fly

by KarenLTennessee, USA

Toxomerus marginatus is a genus of ...

1 0 Hover Fly

Hover Fly

by Cutter9311Independence, Kansas, USA

trouble identifying it but with a help of a friend we narrowed it down to what ...

2 2 Hoverfly

Hoverfly

by Nicholas4Wayne, New Jersey, USA

Amazing design on its abdomen..

0 1 Syrphid fly

Syrphid fly

by KimberlyDuranMemphis, Tennessee, USA

Bee mimicking fly with a smooth abdomen.

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Syrphid Fly

by MachiPortland, Maine, USA

Goldenrod plant in a weedy, suburban yard next to a dried-up, forested swamp

1 0 Hover Fly

Hover Fly

by jodydfMississippi, USA

Fly that mimics a tiny bee. It feeds on flower nectar and aids in pollination.

2 7 Hoverfly Toxomerus geminatus

Hoverfly Toxomerus geminatus

by CourtneyVerkOntario, Canada

Hoverflies, sometimes called flower flies or syrphid flies, make up the insect ...

2 0 Hover Fly

Hover Fly

by RickBohlerChiriquí, Panama

Appearance: Adult hover flies look similar to wasps or bees with black and ...

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Hover fly

by MichelleShortJoplin, Missouri, USA

When I first saw this very tiny fly I thought it might be a small bee because ...

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yellow jacket

Florence, Kentucky, USA

small black bee with black and yellow pattern on its abdomen with black ...

1 0 Small hover fly

Small hover fly

by drpalombellaVirginia, USA

Tiny hover fly (no idea what the fly on the right is). The flower is ...

0 0 Syrphid Fly

Syrphid Fly

by Ingrid3Stamford, Connecticut, USA

syrphid fly, tiny

2 0 Hover Fly

Hover Fly

by Chris CarilleHighland, New York, USA

Found near Johnson-Iorio Memorial Park in between the Mid-Hudson Bridge and the ...

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Syrphid Fly ♂

by MachiMaine, USA

Small syrphid fly with iridescent wings

3 1 Syrphid Fly

Syrphid Fly

by SmallWondersGrand Rapids, Michigan, USA

Toxomerus

6 0 Hover fly

Hover fly

by Mostly MicrobePennsylvania, USA

This is a cropped image of a photo I uploaded a while ago, but someone ...

7 5 Hoverfly

Hoverfly

by peterToronto, Ontario, Canada

Hoverflies, sometimes called flower flies or syrphid flies, make up the insect ...

2 0 Hoverfly

Hoverfly

by KeithRoragenOmaha, Nebraska, USA

6 or 7mm long

6 4 Syrphid Fly - mating pair

Syrphid Fly - mating pair

by Small WondersGrand Rapids, Michigan, USA

A very small (approximately 1/4") but common syrphid fly found throughout ...

2 0 Hoverfly

Hoverfly

by ConnieFaussettPlattRose City, Michigan, USA

Type of Hoverfly

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Syrphid Fly - Hoverfly

by PucaKWinder, Georgia, USA

From Bug Guide - Scutellum blackish with well-defined yellow margin; abdomen ...

6 7 Hover fly

Hover fly

by Mostly MicrobeFort Washington, Pennsylvania

Before I joined this Project a couple of days ago, I would have called this a ...

2 3 Syrphid Fly

Syrphid Fly

by Gordon DietzmanRoseville, Minnesota, USA

About 7 mm in length. Face is white, antennae are yellow while large eyes are a ...

3 0 Syrphid Fly - male

Syrphid Fly - male

by Small WondersGrand Rapids, Michigan, USA

A very tiny hover fly only growing just over 1/4 inch. Adults feed on pollen & ...

9 7 Syrphid fly

Syrphid fly

by NopayahnahNorth Carolina, USA

Also called flower flies, they are often seen hovering or nectaring at flowers; ...