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Photo#1271686
tiny fly on Portulaca - Poecilognathus

tiny fly on Portulaca - Poecilognathus
Salero Ranch, 4300 ft elev, 8 mi E of Tubac, Santa Cruz County, Arizona, USA
August 4, 2016
Size: ~5 mm
Always seen on Portulaca umbraticola (wingpod purslane). Almost every open flower I see has one of these flies.

Moved
Moved from Flies.

Reminds us of Beeflies
but looks like this group hasn't been identified to species here yet

 
Poecilognathus
Yes - it does look very similar.

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