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Family Rhagionidae - Snipe Flies

Yellow Diptera - Arthroceras fulvicorne

Dolichopodidae? - Chrysopilus tomentosus snipe fly - Chrysopilus modestus - female Unknown fly - Chrysopilus thoracicus Golden-backed Snipe Fly (Chrysopilus thoracicus) - Chrysopilus thoracicus - male striking colors - Chrysopilus thoracicus  Snipe Fly (Chrysopilus fasciatus) - Chrysopilus fasciatus - male Fly - Chrysopilus quadratus - female golden-backed snipe fly - Chrysopilus thoracicus

Fly - Rhagio vertebrata Fly repeatedly outstretching the front legs and then bowing down - Rhagio mystaceus large snipe fly - Rhagio scolopaceus - male Black-veined fly - Rhagio mystaceus Rhagionidae? - Rhagio Snipe Fly - Rhagio Fly - Rhagio - male Unknown Fly - Rhagio - female

House Fly? - Symphoromyia Symphoromyia ? - Symphoromyia - female Symphoromyia - male Symphoromyia - male Predaceous larva, dorsal - Symphoromyia Predaceous larva, head anterior - Symphoromyia Predaceous larva, crest lateral - Symphoromyia rocky mountain bite fly - Symphoromyia hirta - female