Soldier Fly  (four photos)
family Stratiomyidae


green and black soldier
            fly
One gorgeous, gorgeous Soldier fly amidst myriads of honey bees and
flies at Tonaquint Nature Park, St. George, UT.  © Carol Davis 10-8-2018

Stratiomyidae
It seems that almost every time I take a photo of one of these
interesting insects, it's a different species. I just wish there was
someone who could narrow them down. © Carol Davis 10-8-2018

green soldier fly
This one had a fatter abdomen that the others I've seen and
different markings on the thorax, abdomen, and head.
© Carol Davis 10-8-2018

bee and soldier fly
Soldier Fly and a Bee. St. George, Utah. © Carol Davis 10-8-2018

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