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A fly landed on my pants. - Dieuryneura stigma

A fly landed on my pants. - Dieuryneura stigma
Organ Mountains, Dona Ana County, New Mexico, USA
May 30, 2006
A fly that landed on my pants. At a seep in Filmore Canyon.

Nice pic, identified by Martin
Dieuryneura stigma is from the SW USA, and the larvae are associated with sotol plants, scavenging in decaying leaf bases.

Dieuryneura stigma
Never saw I live pic of this fly. It is a Stratiomyidae found in the SW-USA. It is a female. Nice eyes...

 
Cool!
Thanks for the ID!

Patrick Alexander
http://boechera.nmsu.edu/~paalexan/

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