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Small Fly - Holcocephala calva

Small Fly - Holcocephala calva
East Palestine, Columbiana County, Ohio, USA
July 31, 2011
Size: small

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Moved from Robber Flies.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

A robber fly, I believe
This looks like one of the creatures I just came across, just two states over from you. It may be Holcocephala sp. -- although I'm not an expert.

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