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marsh fly

Sciomyzidae

Description:

Yellow fly, about 10 mm long.

Habitat:

Along rivers and streams.

Notes:

Found this one holding on to its prey. This is the only photo I managed to take of it before it took off. Maybe Pherbina sp.?

No species ID suggestions

Île-de-France, Tromelin Island

Lat: 48.70, Long: 2.13

Spotted on Sep 1, 2014
Submitted on Sep 13, 2014

Reference

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