Nr. Sphecomyiella

Pyrgotid Fly / Light Fly

Nr. genus Sphecomyiella, undescribed genus in Pyrgotidae


Family: Pyrgotidae

Length: 13 mm


This image is of an undescribed genus of Pyrgotid fly currently undergoing study.  It has some resemblance to Sphecomyiella.

Several new genera are undergoing study and analysis; see Hernández-Ortiz, in Brown et al., 2010.

Photo location: Tuis, Costa Rica.

Pyrgotid fly, new genus near Sphecomyiella

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