Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA September 28, 2008 Size: 6 mm
I thought this showed the tan basicosta of L. illustris described in Terry Whitworth's key, but he tells me in email that dark is a more typical color. This is definitely not L. illustris due to other features.
This does show the bare, light colored calypter of the genus.
Contributed by John F. Carr on 28 September, 2008 - 5:22pm Last updated 18 October, 2008 - 6:32pm
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