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Family Ceratopogonidae - Biting Midges

fancy little fly - Alluaudomyia paraspina - female Some sort of insect - Palpomyia - female Humpbacked fly on maple No idea - flyish/waspish - female Biting Midge - female gray fly Trapped by penstemon flower Is this in Mycetophilidae? - Heteromyia prattii - female

Fly - Forcipomyia small fly - Atrichopogon - female Biting Midge - Forcipomyia Fly IMG_6035 - Forcipomyia - male Biting Midge - Forcipomyia - male Biting Midge - Forcipomyia - male small dipterans firmly attached to wing of active Valeriana Skipper (Codatractus valeriana) Biting Midge - Forcipomyia - male

Some kind of fly larva/pupa? - Dasyhelea Utah Ceratopogonid - Dasyhelea - female Utah Ceratopogonid - Dasyhelea - female male ceratopogonid - Dasyhelea - male Unknown Diptera - Dasyhelea - male Biting Midge IMG_0932 - Dasyhelea - female Biting Midge IMG_0932 - Dasyhelea - female Unknown items found on velour paper in mosquito ovitraps - eggs? - Dasyhelea