Common Picture-winged Fly

Delphinia picta

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Delphinia picta is a species of picture-winged fly in the family Ulidiidae. The specific name picta is from Latin and means "painted." It is the only species in the Monospecific genus Delphinia. It is found in the United States on the East Coast and in the Midwest from Florida to Maine across to Kansas through Minnesota but also can be found in Mexico and El Salvador. It is sometimes mistaken for a species of fruit fly,...

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  1. (c) Carolyn Gritzmaker, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/4688271
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delphinia_picta

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