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dichoptic

Bombylius mexicanus - female Tabanus sackeni? - Tabanus Syrphid - Platycheirus stegnus - female Bee Fly? - Eristalis stipator - female Syrphid - Meromacrus acutus
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
No Taxon (Glossary)
No Taxon (D)
No Taxon dichoptic
Identification
dichoptic adjective - condition where the compound eyes (oculi) are separate medially, compare holoptic. In many flies (diptera), the eyes of the male are holoptic and those of the female in the same species are dichoptic.
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