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Beach Horse Fly

Stenotabanus psammophilus

Habitat:

Sand dunes, beach, coastal hammock.

Notes:

Couldn't find much info on this fly. I made up that common name. This is perhaps a male. I only found that other example in the reference page and it was a female also found on a Florida beach. seemed very camouflaged to the sand.


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Miami, Florida, USA

Lat: 25.74, Long: -80.15

Spotted on Dec 1, 2018
Submitted on Dec 2, 2018

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