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Black Fly

Description:

Similar size to a housefly: very black with a vivid yellow spot on its back. Long ovipositor maybe?

Habitat:

meadow



1 species ID suggestions

BugEric
BugEric 4 years ago
Golden-backed Snipe Fly (female)
Chrysopilus thoracicus Species Chrysopilus thoracicus - Golden-backed Snipe Fly - BugGuide.Net

2 Comments

keithp2012
keithp2012 6 years ago

Mabye it's some sort of wasp?

pocketina
pocketina 7 years ago

Initially thought it was a biting fly, and don't know what it is. Haven't seen it before.

Clinton Township, New Jersey, USA

Lat: 40.68, Long: -74.87

Spotted on May 22, 2010
Submitted on May 22, 2010

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