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Mexican Cactus Fly

Copestylum mexicanum


Mexican Cactus Fly. About 15 mm long.


Ii found it in awall in my garden.

1 Species ID Suggestions

BugEric 8 years ago
Syrphid fly
Copestylum sp. Copestylum

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1 Comment

LuisStevens 8 years ago

Thank you BugEric for the ID and the link.

Spotted by

San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, Mexico

Spotted on May 28, 2012
Submitted on Dec 17, 2012

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