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Thick-headed Fly - Physocephala tibialis Habitat: Swamp Milkweed (Asclepias incarnata); meadow<br />
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    comments (4)

  1. So clear. Nice macro Posted 11 months ago
    1. Thank you, Niel. Posted 11 months ago
  2. Beautiful, Christine <3 Posted 11 months ago
    1. Thanks :) Posted 11 months ago

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''Physocephala tibialis'' is a species of thick-headed fly found throughout the eastern United States, often near flowering plants. The adult fly is primarily black with a yellow face and thin white stripes on the abdomen. It is commonly found along the east coast of the United States and is often found near flowering plants.

Similar species: True Flies
Species identified by Christine Young
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Uploaded Jul 16, 2021. Captured Jul 14, 2021 12:26 in 91 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • f/13.0
  • 1/197s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm