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Long-legged Fly

Sciapus platypterus, a long legged fly, photographed 12 June 2005 by B Crowley, ID by John Ismay and Barbara Schulten

Sciapus platypterus, a long legged fly, photographed 12 June 2005 by B Crowley, ID by John Ismay and Barbara Schulten

Sciapus platypterus.
A live specimen photographed on a background of 5mm squares. Not visible is vivid green face when viewed from front.
(12 June 2005)


Group: Insects
Order: Diptera
Family: Dolichopodidae
Species: Sciapus platypterus
Common Name: Long-legged Fly
Author: B Crowley

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