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American hoverfly

Eupeodes americanus


Large red eyes, shiny metallic bronze thorax, yellow and black bands on abdomen and iridescent wings. 12 mm long. Syrphus opinator is similar but has a dark face.


Spotted in backyard.

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Federal Way, Washington, USA

Spotted on Sep 9, 2019
Submitted on Sep 22, 2019

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