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Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Genus Sepedon

Sciomyzidae to identify please... - Sepedon Marsh Fly sp? - Sepedon Fly - Sepedon fuscipennis Sciomyzidae - Sepedon Diptera? - Sepedon Marsh Fly - Sepedon Dung Fly? - Sepedon Marsh Fly - Sepedon
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Sciomyzoidea
Family Sciomyzidae (Marsh Flies)
Tribe Tetanocerini
Genus Sepedon
Explanation of Names
Sepedon Latreille 1804
Numbers
~20 spp. in our area(1)
Range
worldwide(2)
Food
Larvae are predatory.