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Brachyceran Flies (Suborder Brachycera)

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 5, 2021 11:02 AM PDT
Hover Flies - Photo (c) RAP, all rights reserved
edanko's ID: Hover Flies (Family Syrphidae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Bromeliad Flies (Genus Copestylum)

Observer

biochristine

Date

February 24, 2021 01:31 PM HST

Description

Found in a pumpkin left out to decompose and attract flies. Mission accomplished!
Updated with adult reared from larvae

Copestylum apicale - Photo (c) Sandra H Statner, some rights reserved (CC BY)
edanko's ID: Copestylum apicale, a member of Bromeliad Flies (Genus Copestylum)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Bromeliad Flies (Genus Copestylum)

Observer

sydnianajones

Date

November 25, 2018 08:56 AM HST
Bromeliad Flies - Photo (c) Karen Yukich, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
edanko's ID: Bromeliad Flies (Genus Copestylum)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Bromeliad Flies (Genus Copestylum)

Observer

biochristine

Date

December 30, 2020 04:57 PM HST

Description

I am guessing on the genus for this one. Copestylum seems close. Thoughts?

Copestylum apicale - Photo (c) Sandra H Statner, some rights reserved (CC BY)
edanko's ID: Copestylum apicale, a member of Bromeliad Flies (Genus Copestylum)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Observer

dhfischer

Date

July 6, 2019 10:47 AM HST
Macrocilix maia - Photo (c) paraggiri, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Parag Giri
edanko's ID: Macrocilix maia, a member of Hooktip Moths (Subfamily Drepaninae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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What

Dusky-winged Hover Fly (Ocyptamus fuscipennis)

Observer

cmarti70

Date

September 21, 2021 12:15 PM UTC
Dusky-winged Hover Fly - Photo (c) mayfly1963, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by mayfly1963
edanko's ID: Dusky-winged Hover Fly (Ocyptamus fuscipennis)
Added on September 26, 2021
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What

Leaf-miner Flies (Family Agromyzidae)

Observer

imasongster

Date

September 23, 2021 06:35 PM EDT
Leaf-miner Flies - Photo (c) steve_kerr, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Steve Kerr
edanko's ID: Leaf-miner Flies (Family Agromyzidae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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What

Bot Flies, Blow Flies, and Allies (Superfamily Oestroidea)

Observer

yuriysokolov73

Date

June 24, 2021 02:06 PM +13
Cluster Flies - Photo (c) Marcello Consolo, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
edanko's ID: Cluster Flies (Genus Pollenia)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Observer

vernal3

Date

September 23, 2021 11:04 PM EDT

Description

72* F gusty night. Drawn to deck lights.

Tipula - Photo (c) Nick Block, some rights reserved (CC BY)
edanko's ID: Genus Tipula, a member of Large Crane Flies (Family Tipulidae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Large Crane Flies (Family Tipulidae)

Observer

veenas

Date

September 23, 2021 05:17 PM IST
Large Crane Flies - Photo (c) Kevin Metcalf, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
edanko's ID: Large Crane Flies (Family Tipulidae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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What

Flesh Flies (Family Sarcophagidae)

Date

July 8, 2021 01:53 PM UTC
Flesh Flies - Photo (c) Even Dankowicz, some rights reserved (CC BY)
edanko's ID: Flesh Flies (Family Sarcophagidae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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What

Fungus Gnats and Gall Midges (Superfamily Sciaroidea)

Observer

ehecatlheloderm

Date

September 16, 2021 10:07 PM CDT
Fungus Gnats - Photo (c) Paul Bedell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
edanko's ID: Fungus Gnats (Family Mycetophilidae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Druid Flies (Family Clusiidae)

Observer

ehecatlheloderm

Date

September 16, 2021 10:04 PM CDT
Lauxaniid Flies - Photo (c) Valter Jacinto, all rights reserved
edanko's ID: Lauxaniid Flies (Family Lauxaniidae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Bristle Flies (Family Tachinidae)

Observer

ehecatlheloderm

Date

September 4, 2021 04:19 PM CDT
Bristle Flies - Photo (c) sharrisi, all rights reserved
edanko's ID: Bristle Flies (Family Tachinidae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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What

Flies (Order Diptera)

Observer

ehecatlheloderm

Date

August 28, 2021 11:24 PM CDT
Fungus Gnats - Photo (c) Paul Bedell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
edanko's ID: Fungus Gnats (Family Mycetophilidae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Humpbacked Flies (Family Phoridae)

Observer

thebeachcomber

Date

September 20, 2020 02:05 PM AEST
Humpbacked Flies - Photo (c) Rui Andrade, all rights reserved
edanko's ID: Humpbacked Flies (Family Phoridae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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What

Lovebugs (Genus Plecia)

Observer

harpreet_kaur1

Date

September 26, 2021 06:55 AM IST
Lovebugs - Photo (c) brm85, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
edanko's ID: Lovebugs (Genus Plecia)
Added on September 26, 2021
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What

Bristle Flies (Family Tachinidae)

Observer

greengras2000

Date

September 26, 2021 12:47 PM PDT
Bristle Flies - Photo (c) sharrisi, all rights reserved
edanko's ID: Bristle Flies (Family Tachinidae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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What

Typical Hover Flies (Subfamily Syrphinae)

Observer

mixhell

Date

June 4, 2020 10:46 AM CEST
Epistrophe - Photo (c) Rui Andrade, all rights reserved
edanko's ID: Genus Epistrophe, a member of Typical Hover Flies (Subfamily Syrphinae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Cyclorrhaphan Flies (Infraorder Cyclorrhapha)

Observer

glmory

Date

July 8, 2017 01:56 PM PDT
Aphid Flies - Photo (c) Jay Keller, all rights reserved, uploaded by Jay L. Keller
edanko's ID: Aphid Flies (Family Chamaemyiidae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Humpbacked Flies (Family Phoridae)

Observer

steve432king

Date

July 26, 2021 11:41 PM EDT
Humpbacked Flies - Photo (c) Rui Andrade, all rights reserved
edanko's ID: Humpbacked Flies (Family Phoridae)
Added on September 26, 2021
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Observer

zdanko

Date

September 18, 2021 09:56 PM EDT

Description

11

Predatory, aphid-eating

Aphidoletes - Photo (c) Trina Roberts, some rights reserved (CC BY)
edanko's ID: Genus Aphidoletes, a member of Gall Midges (Subfamily Cecidomyiinae)
Added on September 23, 2021
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Six-spotted Bromeliad Fly (Copestylum sexmaculatum)

Observer

amoorehouse

Date

September 22, 2021 01:05 PM CDT

Description

Found on white snakeroot on edge of remnant loess hill prairie.

Six-spotted Bromeliad Fly - Photo (c) Judy Gallagher, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
edanko's ID: Six-spotted Bromeliad Fly (Copestylum sexmaculatum)
Added on September 23, 2021
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Observer

megan240

Date

September 22, 2021 04:19 PM EDT
Cephenemyia phobifer - Photo (c) MaLisa Spring, all rights reserved
edanko's ID: Cephenemyia phobifer, a member of Nose Bot Flies (Subfamily Oestrinae)
Added on September 23, 2021
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Beautiful Patterneye (Orthonevra pulchella)

Observer

nbdragonflyguy

Date

July 21, 2017 10:59 AM ADT
Beautiful Patterneye - Photo (c) Tom Murray, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
edanko's ID: Beautiful Patterneye (Orthonevra pulchella)
Added on September 23, 2021
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Six-banded Pond Fly (Sericomyia sexfasciata)

Observer

vanloonmd

Date

July 15, 2021 06:16 PM PDT
Six-banded Pond Fly - Photo (c) Riley Walsh, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
edanko's ID: Six-banded Pond Fly (Sericomyia sexfasciata)
Added on September 23, 2021
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Observer

zdanko

Date

September 20, 2021 03:15 PM EDT

Description

12

@trinaroberts @edanko coolest out of the 3 eggs (or maybe just bc it focused right? idk)

Syrphini - Photo (c) Even Dankowicz, some rights reserved (CC BY)
edanko's ID: Tribe Syrphini, a member of Typical Hover Flies (Subfamily Syrphinae)
Added on September 23, 2021
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Observer

chrgreen

Date

March 27, 2021 01:04 PM EDT
Chrysomya - Photo (c) Marcello Consolo, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
edanko's ID: Genus Chrysomya, a member of Blow Flies (Family Calliphoridae)
Added on September 23, 2021
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Observer

andreyperaza

Date

February 16, 2020 10:04 AM HST
Hybobathus phaeopterus - Photo (c) Renato Machado de Sobral, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
edanko's ID: Hybobathus phaeopterus, a member of Typical Hover Flies (Subfamily Syrphinae)
Added on September 23, 2021
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Orange-legged Drone Fly (Eristalis flavipes)

Observer

ny_wetlander

Date

September 19, 2021 05:01 PM EDT
Orange-legged Drone Fly - Photo (c) Denis Doucet, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
edanko's ID: Orange-legged Drone Fly (Eristalis flavipes)
Added on September 23, 2021
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