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Dance fly - Caenotus - male

Dance fly - Caenotus - Male
Taos County, New Mexico, USA
June 10, 2015

Moved
Moved from Window Flies.

Moved
Moved from Flies.

Moved
Moved from Myxosargus.

Moved
Moved from Myxosargus.

Moved
Moved from Flies.

Scenopinidae?
I wonder if this is one of the ex-Bombyliidae now placed in Scenopinidae. The Emidoidea with long cell cup have R4+5 unbranched or the anal lobe of the wing reduced.

 
Might be an Empididae... but
Might be an Empididae... but not sure at all!

 
Caenotus
Do you have any Caenotus to compare to? It's not inornatus, which has 3 branches of M reaching wing margin instead of 2 here, and Hall's (1973) big book of bee flies describes hospes as having pale posterior veins.

 
Shaun Winterton thinks: "Look
Shaun Winterton thinks: "Looks like Caenotus minutus"

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