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Superfamily Platypezoidea

I think Fly but ... - Lonchoptera Orange Fly - Lonchoptera 6007551 Lonchoptera - Lonchoptera bifurcata - female Fly - Lonchoptera Flattened fly - Lonchoptera Fly - Lonchoptera bifurcata Spear-winged fly - Lonchoptera Scathophagidae?  - Lonchoptera

Gnat? - Megaselia scalaris compost fly - Megaselia scalaris Diptera 9 (July 2010) Pseudacteon fly attacking fire ants - Pseudacteon tricuspis - female Unknown Fly Scuttly Fly Tiny flying bugs in my home - Megaselia Phorinae?

Tiny Orange Fly - male fast fly - female Interesting.  Not Syrphid, Platypezidae! - female Flat-footed fly? - Calotarsa pallipes - male Small fly - Platypeza Flat-footed Fly - Bertamyia notata - male Fly Platypezidae (Flat-footed Fly)