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Black soldier fly - Hermetia illucens

Black soldier fly - Hermetia illucens
Oak Canyon Nature Center, Anaheim, Orange County, California, USA
July 19, 2010
First one I've seen. Reminded me of Mydas fly, but antennae differ. Also had sort of a syrphid look about it. Wish I'd been able to get closer to shoot those intriguing eyes.

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