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Photo#12472
Metallic Fly - Orthonevra - male

Metallic Fly - Orthonevra - Male
Stark County, Ohio, USA
July 17, 2004
Size: very small
Another cool fly from Ohio. Very interesting coloration on the abdomen (see other photo).

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Likely pictipennis
I think this is an Orthonevra pictipennis with weak wing markings. Less likely, O. pulchella.

Moved
Moved from Orthonevra.

Orthonevra sp.!
Male of syrphid Orthonevra sp.!
Greetings,
Gerard Pennards