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Photo#399598
Eggs

Eggs
South Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
May 2, 2010
On the underside of a blade of grass, overhanging standing water (flooded shrub swamp / vernal pool). I suspect these are from some sort of aquatic fly.

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Moved from Unidentified Immature Stages.

I ran this one by Bill Murphy, along with the other two I just moved here, and he said about this one: "The second image shows older sciomyzid eggs. You can see the posterior spiracles almost protruding through the chorion. No telling what genus or species, but sciomyzids for sure."

Try diptera.info
If you think these are Diptera eggs, try the immatures forum on diptera.info.
http://www.diptera.info/forum/viewforum.php?forum_id=4

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