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Garden Pests and Diseases: Is this a Marmalade Hoverfly?

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Lady's Island, SC
(Zone 8b)

September 24, 2012
4:17 AM

Post #9284595

I see this insect on my ornamentals and shrubs a lot. I think it is a marmalade hoverfly (Episyrphus balteatus), but just wanted more opinions. The picture of this insect was taken on a Hibiscus leaf where I most often see them.

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