Tachnid Fly
Oestrophasia signifera


tachinid fly
This orange fly with striped wings was hanging out in my back yard in Taylorsville, UT Carol Davis, 6-27-2012

Oestrophasia signifera
I was able to get only two shots of this fly before he shot out into the void.  The flash from my camera
almost washed out the wing pattern in this picture. Carol Davis, 6-27-2012


tachnidae
According to Bugguide.net, fly larvae in this subfamily of tachnid flies (Dexiinae) are parasitic on beetles,
butterflies and moths. I found this adult on Antelope Island.  Carol Davis, 8-20-2010


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