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Photo#301622
Fly

Fly
Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
July 9, 2009
Size: large
Found this fly hanging on the underside of the leaf, on a pathway in a forest. I turned the leaf over to photograph it.

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Fly Fly

Looks like
a tachinid that has been attacked by fungus, or some type of parasite.

 
yes, the fungus killed the fly
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