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Steganopsis melanogaster <br />
A species of leaf-fly with a curious &#039;hump-back&#039; form. <br />
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Tiny, at just 5 mm length Australia,Diptera,Fly,Geotagged,Hexapoda,Lauxaniidae,Leaf fly,Steganopsis melanogaster,arthropod,fauna,insect,invertebrate,new south wales,spring Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. Peculiar species, love it! Posted one month ago

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Steganopsis melanogaster is a species of fly in the Lauxaniidae family.

Similar species: True Flies
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ruth Spigelman

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Uploaded Jun 22, 2020. Captured Sep 20, 2019 13:29 in 22 Kempster Rd, Merewether NSW 2291, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 60D
  • f/11.0
  • 1/197s
  • ISO250
  • 100mm