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Thick-headed fly

Family Canopidae




1 species ID suggestions

oxyjack
oxyjack 2 years ago
Thick-headed fly
Family Canopidae Wasp mimic - Physoconops - BugGuide.Net

5 Comments

oxyjack
oxyjack 2 years ago

You're welcome! It's a beautiful fly.

DigantaGogoi
DigantaGogoi 2 years ago

thanks again oxyjack for great information ..........:)

oxyjack
oxyjack 2 years ago

This is a thick-headed fly, from the Family Conopidae. There are two genera in the family with wasp mimics. This one looks very similar to a North American species: http://bugguide.net/node/view/123672 and may belong to the same genus.

DigantaGogoi
DigantaGogoi 2 years ago

thanks oxyjack for the ID.........:)

DigantaGogoi
DigantaGogoi 2 years ago

thanks FrancisQuintana.......:)

Assam, India

Lat: 26.20, Long: 92.94

Spotted on Mar 12, 2012
Submitted on Mar 12, 2012

Spotted for mission

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