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Insect and Spider Identification: SOLVED: Fly, Hoverfly?

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davefrance
Gramat
France

July 15, 2014
6:45 AM

Post #9894145

Would like to put a name to this, any ideas Was about 12mm/1/2" long

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Flapdoodle
Minot, ND

July 15, 2014
10:59 AM

Post #9894345

This fly is in the family Conopidae and genus Myopa - see http://www.diptera.info/forum/viewthread.php?thread_id=31381&pid=139099 for an example. They are parasitic on bees and wasps.
davefrance
Gramat
France

July 15, 2014
11:24 AM

Post #9894357

Thanks again Flapdoodle

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davefrance
Gramat
France

July 15, 2014
11:25 AM

Post #9894358



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