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Photo#8284
Golden Dung Flies Mating - Scathophaga stercoraria - male - female

Golden Dung Flies Mating - Scathophaga stercoraria - Male Female
Mineral County, West Virginia, USA
October 26, 2004
More mating.

But...
My wife looking over my shoulder says "pretty flies".

Am I the only one grimacing?
Eeeeew! Nice behavioral shot though.