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Bee Fly

Bombylius fulvibasoides

Description:

Bee mimic fly feeding on wild flowers. Let me know if you think ID is correct.

Habitat:

Prairie

Notes:

First reporting of this species in Iowa. Has been found in Nebraska, Minnesota, Wisconsin and South Dakota.

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2 Comments

LuckyLogan
LuckyLogan 9 years ago

Thanks Dominique for all your comments. This one in particular was a cool little find. First time ever seeing anything like it.

dominique.eghlidi
dominique.eghlidi 9 years ago

Wow, incredible!

LuckyLogan
Spotted by
LuckyLogan

Iowa, USA

Spotted on Jul 4, 2014
Submitted on Jul 29, 2014

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