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Photo#440064
Soldier Fly - Stratiomys

Soldier Fly - Stratiomys
Pine River, c County, Minnesota, USA
August 1, 2010
I belive that this is in the Syrphid fly group, but, if not, any possible ID. This image is included to see the markings on the end of the abdomen. I've added a second image for help. Thanks.

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Soldier Fly - Stratiomys Soldier Fly - Stratiomys

Moved
Moved from Soldier flies.

Moved
Moved from Syrphid Flies.

"Soldier Fly"
Compare wing veins of second image with flower flies (Syrphidae).... It is a specimen of Stratiomyidae.

so long,
xylo

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