Diaphorus sp.

Diaphorine Long-legged Fly

Diaphorus sp., Long-legged Fly from Nicaragua, Dolichopodidae

Family: Dolichopodidae

Subfamily: Diaphorinae

Length: pictured fly 4.9 mm to wingtip


Members of the genus Diaphorus are found over much of the world. In the Nearctic there are 47 described species; in the Neotropics, 75.

Photo location: Selva Negra, Matagalpa Province, Nicaragua.



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