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Horse poop fly

Horse poop fly
Pelham, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
March 20, 2010
There were a number of these little flies on/in an old pile of horse droppings that someone (a horse, I suppose) left at the edge of my yard.

Another view, maybe not the same individual:

Moved
Moved from Lesser Dung Flies. The flies are not the same species, probably not even the same genus.

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Moved from Flies. Lesser dung fly--well that makes sense. Thanks!

Horse Poop Fly
Family Sphaeroceridae

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