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Diptera - Physocephala marginata

Diptera - Physocephala marginata
Elkhorn Gardens, Howard County, Maryland, USA
August 3, 2017
Distinctive, but having trouble getting to family. Thanks as always.

Moved
Moved from Conopinae.

Some diagnostic characters: Discal cell hyaline; scutellum red; basal antennal segments longer than in P. furcillata.

 
Excellent.
Greatly appreciated.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Wasp mimic
This is a fly, family Conopidae subfamily Conopinae.

 
Makes sense...
...why I was having trouble starting. :)

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