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Syrphini sp. (tribe)

Unidentified syrphine hover fly at Mulligans Flat

Syrphini sp. (tribe) at Mulligans Flat - 16 Sep 2020
Syrphini sp. (tribe) at Mulligans Flat - 16 Sep 2020
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Identification history

Syrphini sp. (tribe) 3 Oct 2020 KimPullen
Syrphini sp. (tribe) 3 Oct 2020 KimPullen
Melangyna viridiceps 18 Sep 2020 AndyRussell

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KimPullen wrote:
   3 Oct 2020
Andy, it's hard to see enough detail to confirm this as a Melangyna, so I'll pull it back to tribal level (Syrphini).

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 16 Sep 2020 11:14 AM Recorded on
  • AndyRussell Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Unknown Gender
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