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Family Ceratopogonidae - Biting Midges

Ceratopogonidae - Culicoides - female Palpomyia - female Spring cleaning - Allohelea johannseni - male What am I? - Heteromyia prattii Biting midge larva's head Biting midge larva's posterior Biting Midge - Clinohelea bimaculata - female Biting Midge - Culicoides villosipennis

Fly - Forcipomyia - female Biting Midge - Forcipomyia - male small larvae - Forcipomyia Fly IMG_6035 - Forcipomyia - male Ceratopogonidae - Atrichopogon Tiny fly - Atrichopogon Hemolymph-feeding parasites of Erythemis - Forcipomyia Midge??? - Forcipomyia - female

very small fly - Dasyhelea - male Cecidomyiidae? - Dasyhelea Biting Midge - Dasyhelea - female Small nematoceran? - Dasyhelea Some kind of fly larva/pupa? - Dasyhelea Dasyhelea - female fly - Dasyhelea - male strange worms in our back-yard fountain - Dasyhelea