Gallery Links
Users Online
· Guests Online: 3

· Members Online: 0

· Total Members: 4,158
· Newest Member: Chris Cohen
Forum Threads
Theme Switcher
Switch to:
Last Seen Users
· pat_der200300:30:28
· Maks S00:31:07
· Marcello00:38:48
· evdb00:39:48
· Zeegers00:50:30
· davegball00:56:56
· daveb2101:16:56
· Andre Burgers01:25:49
· parnassius01:35:20
· Pentti Ketola01:36:45
Latest Photo Additions
View Thread :: Family forums :: Syrphidae
Who is here? 1 guest(s)
 Print Thread
Syrphidae from Avellaneda, Buenos Aires, Argentina
#1 Print Post
Posted on 23-12-2018 22:22

Posts: 36
Joined: 28.10.17

Hello! this could be Eristalis arbustorum? or Palpada sp.?

Diegot attached the following image:

Edited by Diegot on 24-12-2018 01:03
Bastiaan Wakkie
#2 Print Post
Posted on 15-01-2019 12:25
User Avatar


Location: Brussels
Posts: 17
Joined: 07.06.04

Hi Diegot,

It's indeed a Palpada. The shape of the spots on the second abdomen gives you a good indication, they are like round spots I have never seen in any Eristalis.
There are a lot of them in your country and do not know which key, if even excist, is best to use.
#3 Print Post
Posted on 27-01-2019 12:46

Posts: 36
Joined: 28.10.17

Thanks Bastiaan!

Jump to Forum:
Similar Threads
Thread Forum Replies Last Post
Asilidae to identify in Buenos Aires Asilidae Forum 4 15-02-2019 22:43
Id. Another Asilidae from Buenos Aires Asilidae Forum 3 14-02-2019 14:12
Id. Asilidae from Buenos Aires Asilidae Forum 5 14-02-2019 11:37
Id... Syrphidae? Syrphidae 3 10-02-2019 22:11
Syrphidae id - from Italy Syrphidae 2 05-02-2019 11:06
Date and time
17 February 2019 12:25


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.

14.02.19 11:14
hello everyone, I come back. Snowy today in Inner Mongolia, China

13.02.19 09:46
I looooove the fly in the beer irish joke in the random quotes Grin

05.02.19 11:24
Send a PM

05.02.19 09:05
I´d like to communicate with Jan Maca, who is a member here, but I can´t find any e-mail address. Could anyone help?

21.01.19 19:07
Thank you. Yes - I've done it now. The file was too large.

21.01.19 18:42
no blanks in filename, file size reduced (below 300 k or so).Did you fulfill these criteria ?

20.01.19 15:45
I've repeatedly tried to upload a photo with my thread but nothing is showing. I can't see that I've done anything wrong. Can someone please assist?

19.12.18 13:10
I might add that this is a great resource and I am really thankful for all the members help.

15.12.18 16:48
Thanks for the explanation Paul. It definitely stopped me from flooding the forum with my threads Wink

14.12.18 16:27
Each user has a maximum of ten new threads per day (24 hours). Just to prevent a single user from sending scores of his unidentified fly photos at once and thus drain out any other threads.

Render time: 1.36 seconds | 138,419,506 unique visits