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Fly - Microchrysa flavicornis - male

Fly - Microchrysa flavicornis - Male
Pine River, Cass County, Minnesota, USA
June 19, 2010
Any ID for this metallic-colored fly? Next to it is a nailhead about 3/8 inch in diameter. Thanks.

Moved
Moved from Flies.

Stratiomyidae: Microchrysa sp.
Stratiomyidae: Microchrysa sp....probably M. flavicornis

look in soldier flies

 
Thanks for pointing in that d
Thanks for pointing in that direction. After looking, to me, there is a very close visual comparison to Microchrysa polita. Maybe an expert can verify that comparison.

 
link sent to Dr Woodley -- he'll give us a name

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