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Platystomatid - Senopterina foxleei

Platystomatid - Senopterina foxleei
buffalo national river, newton County, Arkansas, USA
April 29, 2007
Size: ~12mm

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Platystomatid - Senopterina foxleei Platystomatid - Senopterina foxleei

Moved from Senopterina.

Moved from Signal Flies.

Moved from Soldier flies.

Senopterina sp. (Platystomatinae)
This genus has been revised by J. Frank McAlpine. I will find the paper and try to ID the species later.

thank you for the correction Martin, a fly beats me once again. i knew there was something off about those wing veins... damned if i could place it though.

Wow... that's one family I ne
Wow... that's one family I never would have guessed.

decidedly not a strat. a shot of thte venation certainly cleared that up

Well the venation certainly i
Well the venation certainly isn't a conopid... but it also looks different from Stratiomyidae... so I'm not sure what to suggest for this.

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