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Common Oblique Syrphid (Female)- Allograpta obliqua This fly was having a great time drinking nectar from these flowers. <br />
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Habitat: Rural garden Allograpta obliqua,Family Syrphidae,Geotagged,Summer,Syrphidae,United States,hoverfly Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Common Oblique Syrphid (Female)- Allograpta obliqua

This fly was having a great time drinking nectar from these flowers.

Habitat: Rural garden

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''Allograpta obliqua'' is a common North American species of hoverfly. The larvae are important predators on aphids

Similar species: True Flies
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Dec 7, 2018. Captured Aug 19, 2018 08:09 in 91 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/6.3
  • 1/256s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm