Grass Fly  (two photoss)
Frit Fly family
Genus Meromyza


grass fly Meromyza
The only way I spotted this little thing was I saw the
movement of its tiny butt straight in the air
© Carol Davis 9-28-2020, Taylorsville, Utah

tiny green fly in Utah
It was so small, like all the flies in the Frit Fly family.
This particular species is referred to as a
Grass Fly. Yellow
 flowers were its favorite this day. According to Bugguide, the
larvae are stem borers of grasses. © Carol Davis 9-28-2020

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