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Egg Clusters Over Creek

Egg Clusters Over Creek
Oak Creek, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
June 7, 2024
Size: ~2mm per egg
Found attached to a sandstone just above the surface of Oak Creek, facing southwest. Small flies tending to the masses are posted separately, in case they are a different species.

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Wow that's a lot! 👍
Eggs = Immature

I think that the fly in the other image is probably one of the mommies.

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