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Recent observations

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What

Hover Flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

kotenburg

Date

August 27, 2014

Description

I was just wondering what those were yesterday. They were to fast and I couldn't get close enough to take a pic.

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What

Hover flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

petemella

Date

August 28, 2014 02:08 PM CEST

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What

Hover flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

petemella

Date

August 28, 2014 01:59 PM CEST

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What

Leucozona glaucia Family Syrphidae

Observer

petemella

Date

August 28, 2014 01:57 PM CEST

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What

Hover flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

petemella

Date

August 28, 2014 01:57 PM CEST

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What

Hover flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

petemella

Date

August 28, 2014 01:57 PM CEST

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What

Hover Flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

petemella

Date

August 28, 2014 12:25 PM CEST

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Observer

petemella

Date

August 28, 2014 12:33 PM CEST

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What

Bee Flies Family Bombyliidae

Observer

i_c_riddell

Date

August 26, 2014 11:17 AM CAT

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Observer

poncho

Date

July 31, 2014

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What

Flies Order Diptera

Observer

treegrow

Date

August 1, 2014 02:46 PM EDT

Description

Hanging out on the rocks near the water. Medium-sized. Lily Lake, Sawtooth National Forest near Stanley, Idaho.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hover Flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

rwp84

Date

August 25, 2014
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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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