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Obese acrocera - Acrocera obsoleta - male

Obese acrocera - Acrocera obsoleta - Male
Scott's Valley, Santa Cruz County, California, USA
Note the four light colored corners on the dorsum of the thorax. Regarding A. obsoleta, Cole(1919) stated on pg. 52 that:

"A specimen sent from the Museum of Comparative Zoology apparently belongs here. It was collected in Orono, Maine, August 5, 1915, by A. P. Morse. The humeri and and postalar callosities are white; thorax and pleura black; bright yellow except narrow basal margin, a dorsal triangle at base of third segment and a small anal spot of black; venter yellow, segments with narrow whitish posterior margins and lateral spots of black."

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