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Superfamily Empidoidea


Flies for ID: Don't try this at home! Mating on poison oak - Brachystoma - male - female Niphogenia? - Ceratempis longicornis Niphogenia? - Ceratempis longicornis Niphogenia? - Ceratempis longicornis Heleodromia irwini? - Heleodromia - male Heleodromia irwini? - Heleodromia - male Heleodromia irwini? - Heleodromia - male Small empidid? - Brachystoma

Medetera??? - Medetera - female tiny indoor fly Mating pair of Longlegged Flies - Condylostylus comatus - male - female Long-legged fly - Condylostylus - Condylostylus Condylostylus? - Condylostylus - female Skating fly diptera 2 - Dolichopus Long-Legged Fly - Condylostylus - female

dance fly - Rhamphomyia - female dance fly? - Rhamphomyia - male Empis Dark-winged fly on oxeye daisy - Rhamphomyia Empis? - Empis - male Empis tridentata - male Dance Flies - Rhamphomyia - male - female Empidoidea - Neoplasta - male

fly - Platypalpus ? - Platypalpus trivialis Fly - Stilpon Hybotid Dance Fly - Platypalpus Hybotid Dance Fly tibial spur? and thoracic setae - Crossopalpus Syneches longipennis? - Syneches thoracicus hyobotid dance fly - Platypalpus holosericus - female Fly - Syneches simplex

snipe fly - Oreogeton snipe fly - Oreogeton Dance Fly - Oreogeton larva - Oreogeton larva posterior - Oreogeton Oreogeton larva - Oreogeton Oreogeton larva - Oreogeton Oreogeton larva - Oreogeton