Syrphid Fly "Aspen Hoverfly"
Hammerschmidtia ferruginea


Hammerschmidtia
            ferruginea
This "Aspen Hoverfly" was walking around on some bushes
in Wasatch Mountain State Park, Wasatch County,
Utah.  © Carol Davis 6-24-2019

Aspen Hoverfly in Utah
Syrphid Flies are considered beneficial and you can
read a little more about this species here (from the
Journal of Insect Conservation). © Carol Davis 6-24-2019

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