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arijit_p

Date

June 24, 2019 03:43 PM IST

Description

▪︎Observation Date: 24 Jun 2019
▪︎Observation time: 3:43 pm GMT+05:30
▪︎Location: Nutanchati, bankura,West Bengal, India
▪︎Season: summer
▪︎Description: 4-5 cm dipteran; blue glistening eyes, probably Ptecticus elongatus.
It is seen occassionally in gardens sitting over leaves of small bushes, shrubs. It can sit on a leaf for a long time without any movement. Quickly flying ability.

Ptecticus - Photo (c) Patrick Coin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
phycus's ID: Genus Ptecticus, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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What

Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)

Observer

darwanna

Date

June 21, 2019 09:00 AM KST

Description

On the floor inside a grocery market. About 2 cm long.

Ptecticus japonicus - Photo (c) Junho Choe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Junho Choe
phycus's ID: Ptecticus japonicus, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Adoxomyia - Photo (c) Janus Olajuan Boediman, all rights reserved, uploaded by Janus Olajuan Boediman
phycus's ID: Genus Adoxomyia, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

tdavenport

Date

March 26, 2009 03:59 PM CDT
Stratiomys - Photo (c) Marie Lou Legrand, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Marie Lou Legrand
phycus's ID: Genus Stratiomys, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

cgritz

Date

June 24, 2019 01:39 PM CDT

Description

On Rudbeckia hirta Black-eyed Susan

Hoplitimyia constans - Photo (c) Melissa McMasters, some rights reserved (CC BY)
phycus's ID: Hoplitimyia constans, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Photos / Sounds

Date

July 18, 2014
Sargus fasciatus - Photo (c) R.E.Llanos, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by R.E.Llanos
phycus's ID: Sargus fasciatus, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

cgritz

Date

June 24, 2019 01:41 PM CDT
Hoplitimyia constans - Photo (c) Melissa McMasters, some rights reserved (CC BY)
phycus's ID: Hoplitimyia constans, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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What

Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens)

Observer

samuelvaldes

Date

June 23, 2019
Black Soldier Fly - Photo (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Katja Schulz
phycus's ID: Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

tdavenport

Date

March 26, 2009 03:59 PM CDT
Stratiomys - Photo (c) Marie Lou Legrand, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Marie Lou Legrand
phycus's ID: Genus Stratiomys, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

corynorris

Date

June 24, 2019 11:41 AM CDT
Hoplitimyia constans - Photo (c) Melissa McMasters, some rights reserved (CC BY)
phycus's ID: Hoplitimyia constans, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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What

Compost Fly (Ptecticus trivittatus)

Observer

wilddreamergrl

Date

June 28, 2019 02:01 PM EDT
Compost Fly - Photo (c) Patrick Coin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
phycus's ID: Compost Fly (Ptecticus trivittatus)
Added on February 28, 2024
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What

Broad Centurion Fly (Chloromyia formosa)

Observer

nrpeters

Date

June 27, 2019 08:28 PM EDT
Broad Centurion Fly - Photo (c) Jimmy Parker, all rights reserved, uploaded by Jimmy Parker
phycus's ID: Broad Centurion Fly (Chloromyia formosa)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Photos / Sounds

What

Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)

Observer

betsy15316

Date

June 28, 2019 09:24 AM EDT
Compost Fly - Photo (c) Patrick Coin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
phycus's ID: Compost Fly (Ptecticus trivittatus)
Added on February 28, 2024
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annmariedavis

Date

June 28, 2019 10:31 AM UTC
Hermetia - Photo (c) Javier Chiavone, all rights reserved, uploaded by Javier Chiavone
phycus's ID: Genus Hermetia, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

ejhergenreder

Date

June 29, 2019 12:57 PM +07
Microchrysa - Photo (c) Chloe and Trevor Van Loon, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Chloe and Trevor Van Loon
phycus's ID: Genus Microchrysa, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
Supporting

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What

Broad Centurion Fly (Chloromyia formosa)

Observer

shirley63

Date

June 29, 2019 02:57 PM UTC
Sarginae - Photo (c) rodrigo_lazaro, all rights reserved, uploaded by rodrigo_lazaro
phycus's ID: Subfamily Sarginae, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

kyukich

Date

June 27, 2019 10:19 PM EDT

Tags

fly
Sargus decorus - Photo (c) Woolcarderbee, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Woolcarderbee
phycus's ID: Sargus decorus, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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kyukich

Date

June 27, 2019 10:19 PM EDT

Tags

fly
Sargus - Photo (c) Rich Hoyer, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Rich Hoyer
phycus's ID: Genus Sargus, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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gailonbrehm

Date

June 28, 2019 06:07 PM CDT
Ptecticus nigritarsis - Photo (c) Juan Cruzado Cortés, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by Juan Cruzado Cortés
phycus's ID: Ptecticus nigritarsis, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

magazhu

Date

November 23, 2016
Ptecticus nigritarsis - Photo (c) Juan Cruzado Cortés, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by Juan Cruzado Cortés
phycus's ID: Ptecticus nigritarsis, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Fen Snout - Photo (c) Henk Wallays, all rights reserved
phycus's ID: Fen Snout (Nemotelus pantherinus)
Added on February 28, 2024
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What

Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)

Observer

barry_thomson

Date

June 30, 2019 01:33 AM PDT

Place

Orkney, UK (Google, OSM)
Black-horned Gem Fly - Photo (c) Jakob Fahr, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Jakob Fahr
phycus's ID: Black-horned Gem Fly (Microchrysa polita)
Added on February 28, 2024
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What

Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens)

Observer

kingfrankie

Date

June 27, 2019 07:02 PM UTC
Black Soldier Fly - Photo (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Katja Schulz
phycus's ID: Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

marcdomenech

Date

September 1, 2016 04:36 PM NZST
Stratiomys - Photo (c) Marie Lou Legrand, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Marie Lou Legrand
phycus's ID: Genus Stratiomys, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

juand20

Date

June 29, 2019
Stratiomyini - Photo (c) Valter Jacinto, all rights reserved
phycus's ID: Tribe Stratiomyini, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
Supporting

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What

Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens)

Observer

rgr_yee

Date

June 30, 2019 12:43 PM PDT
Black Soldier Fly - Photo (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Katja Schulz
phycus's ID: Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

frahome

Date

September 21, 2017 01:27 PM CEST
Chorisops - Photo (c) Ombrosoparacloucycle, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
phycus's ID: Genus Chorisops, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

frahome

Date

July 12, 2018 05:12 PM CEST
Stratiomys - Photo (c) Marie Lou Legrand, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Marie Lou Legrand
phycus's ID: Genus Stratiomys, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Observer

rudygelis

Date

August 29, 2013

Description

giant fly--twice the size of a big horse fly? parasitic pseudoscorpions on legs

Pantophthalmus - Photo (c) Steven Easley, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Steven Easley
phycus's ID: Genus Pantophthalmus, a member of Timber Flies (Family Pantophthalmidae)
Added on February 28, 2024
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What

Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens)

Observer

beverly33

Date

June 2019
Black Soldier Fly - Photo (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Katja Schulz
phycus's ID: Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens)
Added on February 28, 2024
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