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Best time to shoot insects?

Started Jun 8, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: Those are hoverflies
In reply to Gpruitt54, Jun 24, 2013


That's the name of that type of bee-like fly.  There are a lot of different ones.  For a specific identification, I use bugguide.net.  You need to register but they will generally get you an ID pretty quickly.

If you know the general type like wasp or bee or hoverfly, it will return a lot of pictures that you can try to match to.  If you can't find it you can upload your image for ID.

http://bugguide.net/index.php?q=search&keys=hoverfly&search=Search has a lot of pictures.

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