Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, USA July 16, 2009 Size: ~8-9mm
Before I got in close to this insect, I thought it was a small syrphid, but it obviously has 2 sets of wings and long antennae. It looks similar to some sawflies in my field guide, but I'm not sure how small they are. I'm sure someone knows what it is. It also posed really well, since it was dead. :)
Contributed by Heidi Eaton on 16 July, 2009 - 11:40pm Last updated 17 July, 2009 - 6:51pm
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