Gallery Links
Users Online
· Guests Online: 10

· Members Online: 1
Armen Seropian

· Total Members: 4,736
· Newest Member: Fabien Girard
Forum Threads
Theme Switcher
Switch to:
Last Seen Users
· Armen SeropianOnline
· libor00:54:51
· daveb2101:00:36
· atylotus01:04:48
· Bembix01:13:02
· MorganA01:17:55
· RamiP01:30:05
· Carnifex01:48:29
· ckazilas02:17:54
· Nosferatumyia02:31:52
Latest Photo Additions
View Thread :: Family forums :: Syrphidae
Who is here? 1 guest(s)
 Print Thread
5015881 Syrphid
#1 Print Post
Posted on 26-09-2005 23:27

Posts: 126
Joined: 18.08.05

Nikita Vikhrev
#2 Print Post
Posted on 27-09-2005 00:00
User Avatar


Location: Moscow, Russia
Posts: 8875
Joined: 24.05.05

Sphaerophoria scripta?
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
Paul Beuk
#3 Print Post
Posted on 27-09-2005 08:31
User Avatar

Super Administrator

Location: Netherlands
Posts: 18883
Joined: 11.05.04

I think a Sphaerophoria, yes, but this is not scripta. That species is relatively longer and has a much more distinct pattern of yellow and black bands on the abdomen. Remember, this is a North American specimen.

- - - -

Paul Beuk on
Jump to Forum:
Similar Threads
Thread Forum Replies Last Post
Syrphid ID? Syrphidae 3 12-01-2022 12:52
Syrphid for id in south India Syrphidae 1 26-10-2021 17:47
syrphid from Thailand Syrphidae 4 07-07-2021 08:28
Unknown Syrphid from 23.04.21 --> Platycheirus albimanus (m) Syrphidae 3 26-04-2021 19:16
Syrphid from 29.03.21 --> Meliscaeva auricollis Syrphidae 4 06-04-2021 17:57
Date and time
19 January 2022 12:27


Not a member yet?
Click here to register.

Forgotten your password?
Request a new one here.
Temporary email?
Due to fact this site has functionality making use of your email address, any registration using a temporary email address will be rejected.

Please, help to make
possible and enable
further improvements!
Latest Articles
Syrph the Net
Those who want to have access to the Syrph the Net database need to sign the
License Agreement -
Click to Download

Public files of Syrph the Net can be downloaded HERE

Last updated: 25.08.2011
You must login to post a message.

09.01.22 17:56
Hello, I'm looking for literature on chironomid larvae that are able to survive after being entrapped in ice for at least several days . So far I've only found literature on Eretmoptera murphy

11.12.21 17:10
Dematoneura in the gallery should be DeSmatoneura

23.09.21 15:29
All sorted.

16.09.21 22:24
Sorry put 5 new threads in Asilidae forum instead in Syrphidae forum, can pleas an admin move it to Syrph? THANKS, Norbert

09.09.21 07:48

09.09.21 07:47
wing ventation is totally different

03.09.21 12:51
Hi, what's the major difference between dolichopodidae and rhagionidae? Can someone help me? Thanks!

28.06.21 15:24
thx TO eklans

03.06.21 11:11
@Tony Irwin Thank you Tony! I've emailed you there Pfft

02.06.21 22:26
Rob - can you PM me with an e-mail address, and I'll send it over.

Render time: 1.50 seconds | 160,902,023 unique visits