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Bicolor Tachinid fly

Cylindromyia bicolor


Mostly black with half part of abdomen red. Interesting golden or reddish pattern on the wings base.


Near stream, photographed sleeping on dried stems

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Cylindromyia bicolor

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XemaRomero 11 years ago

Thanks for the comments.
Yeah I think so, Tachinidae family, looks like realted with Cylindromyia genus, but flies are not my speciality...

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 11 years ago

this is a Tachinid fly

kozoga 11 years ago

Bonita mosca en una gran imagen. Enhorabuena por la captura y un saludo.

AyushBanerjee 11 years ago

its a western big-fly(house fly or common fly) maybe... not sure

arlanda 11 years ago

Bonita mosca

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Andalucía, Spain

Spotted on Jul 9, 2012
Submitted on Jul 10, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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