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Family Mydidae - Mydas Flies


A  gaggle of wasp mimics - Nemomydas - male - female Mydid Resting on the Sand - Pseudonomoneura - male Mydid Fly - Pseudonomoneura hirta - male Mydid Fly - Pseudonomoneura hirta - male Unidentified fly - Pseudonomoneura hirta - male Pseudonomoneura hirta - female High elevation Southern Sierra mydid record - Pseudonomoneura hirta - male Pseudonomoneura sp. - Pseudonomoneura - female

Mydas - Phyllomydas - female Mydas Fly - Mydas clavatus Tarantula hawk mimic - Mydas xanthopterus - female Wasp? Fly? - Mydas maculiventris Mydas Fly - Mydas ventralis Mydas Fly - Mydas clavatus - Mydas clavatus Unknown wasp? - Mydas clavatus Mydas tibialis? - Mydas tibialis

Opomydas townsendi Opomydas townsendi Mydidae? - Opomydas townsendi - male - female Midas Fly - Opomydas Mydas fly - Opomydas - female Mydas fly - Opomydas - female

ROBBER FLY EMERGING? - Rhaphiomidas Delhi Sands Flower-loving Fly - Rhaphiomidas terminatus - male Delhi Sands Flower-loving Fly - Rhaphiomidas terminatus - female Delhi Sands flower-loving fly - Rhaphiomidas terminatus - female Rhaphiomidas female - Rhaphiomidas - female Rhaphiomidas on Eriastrum - Rhaphiomidas - female Rhaphiomidas on Eriastrum - Rhaphiomidas - female Nice Rhaphio...Yay!   - Rhaphiomidas acton - male