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syrphid, not buckeye - Odontomyia cincta

syrphid, not buckeye - Odontomyia cincta
North Carolina, USA

oops, sorry about the two-staged move
was Kind'a silly to move it to the same place it was :)

Moved from Soldier flies.

Moved from Soldier flies.

Soldier fly, maybe?
compare, for example:

I think you are right, thanks!!

Great image!
I love that the focus is on the fly and not the 'usual' butterfly behind it:-) You should add a catchy title and submit this to a contest (like that done by the National Wildlife Federation).

Titled, in the style of tabloids
Government Cover-Up Exposed!
Sentry guards wreckage of alien spacecraft

have an awesome sense of humor

As you can tell,
I enjoy your posts.

how can you not?
I mean gosh, they're all bugs, therefore all are awesome! well, except the stupid syrphids, but maybe they can't help they got retarded genes.

awesome Idea
I like to submit my pictures, but depending on the contest, they either love my pictures... or wonder why I would bother submitting... It's strange sometimes. Thanks!!

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