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Light-bringing Bee Fly

Poencilanthrax lucifer

Description:

Mating bee flies. It doesn't have a common name that I'm aware of. I'm calling it a "Light-bringing Bee Fly." From Latin "lucifer" meaning "light-bringing".

Habitat:

I see these all around our rural acre, especially the sunny wildflower field out back.

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Brenda Hoffman
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Brenda Hoffman

Cool, Texas, USA

Spotted on May 17, 2015
Submitted on May 21, 2015

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