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Dance Fly - Oreogeton

Dance Fly - Oreogeton
Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
May 18, 2009
Size: 5.2mm

i'm not placing the genus in a subfam...
...because it will be likely moved out -- see Dr Kits's comment

Moved from Empidinae.

Moved from Dance Flies.

Oreogetoninae - Oreogeton sp.
Matthias, I just got a comment on my website from Bradley Sinclair saying this is a female Oreogeton sp.
Should it be moved to a new page?

Moved from Flies.
I think you're right. I was just hoping for something a little better:-)

ha! i just realized -- you've misread me
'isn't worth much' referred to my opinions on diptera rather than to the empidid! the empidid is nice and tidy.

looks like an empidid to me -- which isn't worth much

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