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Tabanidae? - Orthonevra nitida - male

Tabanidae? - Orthonevra nitida - Male
Alton, Madison County, Illinois, USA
June 11, 2007
Size: ~6 mm


Moved from Orthonevra.

Moved from Eulonchus.

Moved from Orthonevra.

Wow, look at those eyes!!
Very nice find, Graham. Certainly looks like a Tabanid to me, though I can't tell you the species. Could be a new one for the Guide!


i agree
with Joe- Syrphidae, Orthonevra

I've never seen one with such splendid eyes! And thanks for the correction, Joe, I would have never thought it was a syrphid!

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