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Hover Fly feeding on Wild Mustard Blossoms

Platycheirus stegnus


Beautiful silver and black hover fly feeding on wild mustard blossoms.


Open field in Ano Nuevo State Park, California.

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misako 8 years ago

Species identified as Platycheirus stegnus.

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San Mateo, California, USA

Spotted on Feb 15, 2012
Submitted on Feb 16, 2012

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