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Tachinid from mantid - Masiphya

Tachinid from mantid - Masiphya
Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Size: 8 mm
This came from a mantid (unknown sp.) collected in the fall of 2005. The fly emerged from the puparium on Feb 6, 2006. I don't have the date the tachinid exited the host.

Is this Masiphya?

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excellent... thanks, colleagues
Moved from Tachinidae.

Tachinidae: probably Masiphya sp.
Tachinidae: probably Masiphya sp....this does look like Masiphya

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