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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Robber Flies Family Asilidae

Observer

ingylwyzky

Date

July 1, 2015 02:12 AM CDT

Place

Tepatitlan (Google, OSM)

Description

Breve descripción de lo que observaste

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

marcello

Date

June 30, 2015 09:03 AM CEST

Description

Tabanus tergestinus (Egger, 1859) ♀

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

krancmm

Date

June 28, 2015 11:06 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

keimwj

Date

June 28, 2015 04:32 PM EDT

Description

28 Jun 2015.
Buckingham Springs, Bucks Co, PA.
Female.
2.9 mm wing length.
Found on Leucanthemum x superbum.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

marcello

Date

March 28, 2015 09:21 PM CET

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

marcello

Date

April 1, 2015 09:52 AM CEST

Description

Just born

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

marcello

Date

April 3, 2015 05:24 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Robber Flies Family Asilidae

Observer

gonzalezii

Date

June 20, 2015 12:11 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hover Flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 30, 2015 02:19 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

annikaml

Date

April 30, 2015 12:42 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

June 30, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

June 30, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

True flies are insects of the order Diptera (from the Greek di = two, and ptera = wings). Their most obvious distinction from other orders of insects is that a typical fly possesses a pair of flight wings on the mesothorax and a pair of halteres, derived from the hind wings, on the metathorax. (Some species of flies are exceptional in that they are secondarily flightless). The only other order of insects bearing two true, functional...

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