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larva, dorsalX

larva, dorsalX
Plymouth Rock, Winneshiek County, Iowa, USA
July 13, 2013

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Is this a fly larva? Syrphinae? dorsal larva, dorsalX larva, dorsalX larva, lateral larva, ventral larva, ventralX

Moved from Flies.

How to check for Syrphidae
Almost all larval Syrphidae have hind spiracles fused together. The only known exception is Toxomerus politus.

I've not seen
anything like this. (not that that is saying anything)

Moved from ID Request.

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