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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

fly Order Diptera

Observer

sou_mukh

Date

March 15, 2015

Description

The awesome pattern and presence of the fly makes it a different image

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

fly Order Diptera

Observer

sou_mukh

Date

March 15, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Mosquito Family Culicidae

Observer

sambiology

Date

May 16, 2015

Description

Part of the Oliver Nature Park BioBlitz! :)

Photos / Sounds

What

Hover Flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

sambiology

Date

May 16, 2015

Description

Part of the Oliver Nature Park BioBlitz! :)

Photos / Sounds

What

Mosquito Family Culicidae

Observer

sambiology

Date

May 16, 2015

Description

I wonder how many different species of mosquitoes we have here...

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

darcyak

Date

May 21, 2015 05:59 PM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hover Flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

darcyak

Date

May 17, 2015 01:58 PM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

fly Order Diptera

Observer

rod3

Date

March 16, 2014

Description

Blue eye Fly...

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

Mediterranean Fruit Fly Ceratitis capitata

Observer

bbunny

Date

May 22, 2015 06:47 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

17967393642 aecced7300 s

What

Filter Fly Clogmia albipunctata

Observer

finatic

Date

April 1, 2015 09:10 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Flower-loving Flies Family Apioceridae

Observer

finatic

Date

April 2, 2015 08:27 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Small green long-legged fly Austrosciapus proximus

Observer

macropod

Date

May 21, 2015 08:07 PM EDT

Description

You can download or view Macroscopic Solutions’ images in more detail by selecting any image and clicking the downward facing arrow in the lower-right corner of the image display screen. Three individuals of Macroscopic Solutions, LLC captured the images in this database collaboratively. Contact information: Mark Smith M.S. Geoscientist mark@macroscopicsolutions.com Daniel Saftner B.S. Geoscientist and Returned Peace Corps Volunteer daniel@macroscopicsolutions.com Annette Evans Ph.D. Student at the University of Connecticut annette@macroscopicsolutions.com

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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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