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Strange fly - Platystoma seminationis

Strange fly - Platystoma seminationis
Harms Woods Forest Preserve, Glenview, Cook County, Illinois, USA
June 22, 2007
Size: ~6mm
Is this Platystoma seminationis? It reminds us of Tom's . Found in an open sunny part of the woods.

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Yes it is the new European!
Yes it is the new European!

 
Thanks again, Martin
But we'd have been happier if it was a high-quality native species :-)

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