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Hangingfly? - Bittacus strigosus - female

Hangingfly? - Bittacus strigosus - Female
Harms Woods Forest Preserve, Glenview, Cook County, Illinois, USA
July 6, 2006
Size: ~15mm
Many of these flying through the woods as we walked. We're guessing this is Bittacus. Can anyone help with the species ID?

Moved from Bittacus.

sex and tentative ID
Appears to be a female Bittacus strigosus.