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Dance Fly

Empis sp.

Description:

A small dance fly with a long proboscis.

Habitat:

Spotted in my backyard on a blooming Tall Oregon grape.


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5 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 a year ago

Thank you for commenting and an ID, Mark.

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 a year ago

Your welcome, Brian38....

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway a year ago

Nice find Brian.
Looks like a 'Dance fly' (Empididae) to me... maybe genus Empis (Lissempis)

Brian38
Brian38 a year ago

Thank you maplemoth.

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 a year ago

Two, very beautiful photos....a very beautiful Fly....beautiful colors....two, very remarkable photos....

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Federal Way, Washington, USA

Lat: 47.31, Long: -122.32

Spotted on Mar 25, 2018
Submitted on Mar 25, 2018

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