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Photo#401247
Stiletto Fly - Breviperna placida

Stiletto Fly - Breviperna placida
Fort Huachuca, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
May 25, 2010

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Moved from Stiletto Flies.

Breviperna placida
Sweet! Another Breviperna placida! This is not a commonly collected species, never mind photographed!

 
Appreciate
the ID, Steve !

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Moved from Flies.

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Moved from Flies.

 
Thanks, Martin !
First time I've encountered a stiletto fly.

 
I try to get at least a genus
I try to get at least a genus ID later... They do not visit flowers but they need to drink water and so a wet patch in the desert is the best place to find them. From your picture I can see that the fl was sitting on wet sand, that is the best location to photograph them...

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