Syrphid Fly  (three photos)
Sphaerophoria philanthus


Sphaerophoria philanthus in Big Cottonwood Canyon Utah
Sphaerophoria philanthus in Big Cottonwood Canyon.  © Carol Davis 7-19-2016

orange and brown fly
 One of many species of striped syrphid flies.  © Carol Davis 7-19-2016

striped syrphid fly
Although this shot is fuzzy, it shows the side coloration the best. Just don't look at it too long if you get
migraines ;
]  You can read more about this species here on Discover Life. © Carol Davis 7-19-2016

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