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Iridescent Bromeliad Fly (Copestylum vesicularium) On Helianthus microcephalus at a dense mixed forest edge. <br />
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Iridescent Bromeliad Fly (Copestylum vesicularium)

On Helianthus microcephalus at a dense mixed forest edge.

Iridescent Bromeliad Fly (Copestylum vesicularium) On Helianthus microcephalus at a dense mixed forest edge. <br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/83987/iridescent_bromeliad_fly_copestylum_vesicularium.html Copestylum vesicularium,Geotagged,United States

    comments (4)

  1. Ohhh, that is so cute! Is this one of the weirdos? Posted 13 days ago
    1. Yes! :P Posted 13 days ago
  2. How cool, such a giant head! Posted 13 days ago
    1. Haha! Such a strange fly, isn't it? Posted 13 days ago

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''Copestylum vesicularium'', the irridescent bromeliad fly, is a species of syrphid fly in the family Syrphidae.

Similar species: True Flies
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Sep 6, 2019. Captured Sep 5, 2019 10:35 in 234 Oakman Rd NE, Ranger, GA 30734, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/13.0
  • 1/41s
  • ISO200
  • 100mm