Male Syrphid Fly  (three photos)
Bee or wasp mimic
Ceriana tridens


male
        ceriana tridens
This very beautiful male Ceriana tridens Syprhid Fly
was
in Red Butte Garden, Salt Lake County, Utah.
Another one is shown below.
© Carol Davis 5-29-2012

male striped syprhid
            fly
Bee-mimic male in Taylorsville, Salt Lake
County, Utah.  © Carol Davis 8-12-2016

ceriana tridens male
Beautifully-marked yellow and black striped
Syprhid Fly.  © Carol Davis 8-17-2016

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