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Subfamily Microdontinae


fly - Laetodon laetus fly - Laetodon laetus Please help us to identify this guy. - Laetodon Small little fly - Laetodon Small little fly - Laetodon Small little fly - Laetodon Fly with reddish metallic abdomen - Laetodon laetus

Microdon megalogaster Adult - Microdon lanceolatus Adult - Microdon lanceolatus syrphid - Microdon abditus What Fly? - Microdon abditus fairly small squat Fly - Microdon? - Microdon Syrphid? - Microdon 2 Scale like or mollusk like creatures under dead wood.  Kept in terrarium, flies emerged, laid eggs. - Microdon - female

Mixogaster breviventris Mixogaster breviventris Mixogaster breviventris small red-orange fly with black wings and yellow halteres - Mixogaster

Syrphid? - Rhopalosyrphus guentherii Syrphid? - Rhopalosyrphus guentherii Syrphid? - Rhopalosyrphus guentherii Syrphid Fly - Rhopalosyrphus ramulorum - male Syrphid Fly - Rhopalosyrphus guentherii - male Syrphid Fly - Rhopalosyrphus guentherii - male Hourglass Fly - Rhopalosyrphus guentherii Diptera - Conopidae? - Rhopalosyrphus guentherii