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Banana Stalk Fly (♂)

Telostylinus lineolatus

Description:

This is a banana stalk fly that i found in my backyard. This fly have long legs, short antennae, and triangular body. The size of this fly is about 6 - 10 mm long. I think this one is male because it have more elongated bodies, heads, antennae, and legs.

Habitat:

- Around the house and garden.

Notes:

- Banana Stalk Fly belongs to Neriidae family of true flies (Diptera).

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Lanzz
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Lanzz

Malaysia

Spotted on Dec 12, 2013
Submitted on Dec 12, 2013

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