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Insect and Spider Identification: Fly I.D. - British Columbia, Canada

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January 16, 2014
1:47 PM

Post #9749353

I apologize, but once again, I only have video to show of what I saw. I realize that fly identification from this video is a tall order to make. But perhaps the large red eye may help to narrow it down some? Thank in advance for any help.
Minot, ND

January 16, 2014
2:17 PM

Post #9749374

This looks like a flesh fly (family Sarcophagidae) - see for an example. They will feed on just about any dead animal matter...

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