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Soldier Fly - Odontomyia profuscata - female

Soldier Fly - Odontomyia profuscata - Female
Harvard, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
June 8, 2006
Size: 8.5mm
Found in the grass at the edge of the Nashua River.

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Soldier Fly - Odontomyia profuscata - female Soldier Fly - Odontomyia profuscata - female

This looks like the very rare
This looks like the very rare Odontomyia profuscata. The antenna are on the tip of the snout and not above the snout and the legs are yellow-orange and the abdominal spots are orange too...
Great find!
Martin

 
Odontomyia profuscata
I knew this was a little different than the other soldier flies I've seen, but thanks to your ID, I found out it's a rare bug.

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