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Photo#1154177
Sintoria pappi - female

Sintoria pappi - Female
Apache Canyon, Quay County, New Mexico, USA
October 10, 2015
Size: ca 10 mm
these flies were sitting on rocky substrate, or on the rocks themselves. We also swept some from grasses and other sparse vegetation.

Moved
Moved from Sintoria.

Great find & ID beetledude63!
Great find & ID beetledude63! New for BG; separable from the similar Sintoria cyanea [Photo#592402] by the large silvery-gray bands anteriorly on each tergite.

 
cool little fly
thanks, Eric!

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