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Photo#309638
soldier fly - Odontomyia cincta - male

soldier fly - Odontomyia cincta - Male
Lake Placid, Highlands County, Florida, USA
September 27, 2008
I am guessing this may belong to genus Palpada? This is coming from an old folder of images I had forgotten about, I would estimate size as roughly housefly, but it has been awhile since this photo was taken.

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soldier fly - Odontomyia cincta - male soldier fly - Odontomyia cincta - male

Moved
Moved from Odontomyia.

Odontomyia cincta
Odontomyia cincta

 
Thank you
very much for this ID Dr. Woodley!

Odontomyia
hopefully, Dr Woodley will be able to tell species
Moved from ID Request.

 
Thank you
for your help IDing it V.

Not syrphid.
This image doesn't belong with the others (linking is for the same SPECIMEN only). Further, this is a soldier fly, family Stratiomyidae.

 
Sorry . . .
working with the older photos I had thought it was the same insect; it was all one continous series. I have unlinked it from the others. Thanks for the ID on this one Mr. Eaton. After looking closely at the series, I can see where the flies traded places. I am adding one more profile shot of this specimen here.

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