About 4 cm long. Observed in Seattle, WA.
about 7 seen on a 58 minute dive, 2 animals with lesions
Found growing along high traffic area with woodchipped landscaping under low lying plants including creeping buttercup.
Really cool talk by Scott Hodges at UCSB gets into how Aquilegia are surprisingly similar at the genetic level while still maintaining species differentiation out in wild populations.
Stropharia aeruginosa, Seattle, Washington
bush with white flowers and unripe berries
plant with red bell flowers
purple flowering plant, tallish (3ft?) small flowers
some kind of fly. close eyes. small antennae.
not sure what kind