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Golden-backed Snipe Fly

Chrysopilus thoracicus

Description:

Unknown Fly... About an inch long - or about twice as large as a house fly.

Habitat:

Spotted this fly in my yard. It's bordered by a large pond and about an acre of mixed / pine forest. Agricultural and large forested areas nearby.

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2 Comments

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 7 years ago

Beautiful capture!

DelawareWildlife
DelawareWildlife 7 years ago

Thanks for the ID, Livan.

TylerGraden
Spotted by
TylerGraden

Delaware, USA

Spotted on May 27, 2013
Submitted on May 28, 2013

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