#342 Eastern Calligrapher (Toxomerus geminatus)

10 February 2021

A species of flower fly (hoverfly) found from eastern Canada south to Texas. often found visiting flowers of herbaceous plants, or sometimes resting on nearby leaves. Adults found in forests, meadows, fields, savannas, marshes, bogs, and fen. Larvae feed on a variety of aphids and mites.

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