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Syrphidae from Avellaneda, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Posted on 23-12-2018 22:22

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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
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Posted on 15-01-2019 12:25
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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.
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Posted on 27-01-2019 12:46

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Thanks Bastiaan!

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