Long-legged Fly   (two photos)
Genus Scellus

long-legged fly
We found a bunch of these hanging out near the
stables at Garr Ranch on Antelope Island. They
look like flies on stilts.  Carol Davis 6-2-2019

long-legged fly
Long-legged flies resemble the much larger Robber Fly but this
little guy has a squatty body.  Found on Antelope Island. According
to the experts on Bugguide, Scellus species are associated
 with salt or alkali flats. 
Carol Davis, 6-19-2009

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