Tiny pillar escapes photography (Hoverfly larva?)

Tiny pillar escapes photography (Hoverfly larva?)

Observation - Tiny pillar escapes photography (Hoverfly larva?) - Southern Africa. Description: 2017/08/27 9h25 : Collected this tiny pillar from a conifer, thinking I could rear it. Got a few p

2017/08/27 9h25 : Collected this tiny pillar from a conifer, thinking I could rear it. Got a few pics, planned to get more later
2017/08/28 : Nothing on the branch, where did the pillar go? Found chrysalis?(6mm) on paper towel in the tub!
2017/09/08 : Hoverfly emerged! ( Photos added)
Refer to https://www.ispotnature.org/communities/southern-africa/view/observation/744564/escape-photography-again