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Hermetia cf. illucens
Garden pond on limestone outcrop in foothills of Los Serranos mountains.
Hi andrecoppe, thanks for the info.I only have a general wildlife book where flies/wasps etc are concerned, just a few pages, and apart from colour it looked similar to Ruby-tailed Wasp (Chrysis ignita) which led me along the wrong path!
Hi Malcolm Wilton-Jones!It's more likely to be a fly. Take a look on Hermetia genus (especially on Hermetia illucens). http://www.taxateca.com/ordendiptera.htm...
Spotted on Aug 30, 2015 Submitted on Sep 17, 2015
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