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Photo#575146
ID for bee fly? - Aphoebantus mus - male

ID for bee fly? - Aphoebantus mus - Male
Claremont, Los Angeles County, California, USA
September 11, 2011
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ID for bee fly? - Aphoebantus mus - male ID for bee fly? - Aphoebantus mus - male ID for bee fly? - Aphoebantus mus - male

Moved
Moved from Bee Flies.

ID
Looks like Aphoebantus mus, male.

 
Thanks!
Thanks, Andy! This will be a new species for our field station invert list as well as the first BugGuide posting from California.

 
Diversity
Great to hear it. I love it whenever you can punch up a species list. It's odd that there are no postings for CA. It's very common here, though it is rarely abundant. You usually just spot one or two.

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