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Scale like insect on dead wood - Microdon

Scale like insect on dead wood - Microdon
West Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
January 22, 2017
Size: 9mm
Pupa after being rinsed. The adult has now emerged. I do not have equipment nor expertise to take photos of live flies. Does anyone want the live flies from this life cycle series ?

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Microdon, perhaps?

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