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Diptera larva?

Diptera larva?
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
June 18, 2017
Size: ~2 mm
I collected a small leafhopper from a pecan tree, and when I looked closely, the leafhopper had this larva attached to it. (The leafhopper died.)

The larva moved its head from side to side as it traveled forward.

I'd like to rear it out if possible. Any suggestions about what else it might feed on, where it pupates, etc. would be welcome.

Update: Maybe a tabanid. It looks a little like a possible tabanid that Charley Eiseman posted in 2011.

Moved from Flies.

Moved from ID Request.

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