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Syrphid Fly

Spilomyia Longicornis

Description:

Fly with black and yellow banding and pattern. Eyes are also yellow and black. Insect was approximately 1" in length.

Habitat:

Residential clearing surrounded by Deciduous Forest.

Notes:

Taken during Fall season after frost nearing Winter. Swarms of Lady Bugs present.

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3 Comments

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Great spotting! It looks like a Yellow Jacket Mimic. It's wonderful.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Fantastic spotting!

naturelover0224
naturelover0224 8 years ago

Syrphid or flower fly

Daniel Prince
Spotted by
Daniel Prince

Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Oct 29, 2013
Submitted on Oct 29, 2013

Spotted for Mission

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