Belvosia sp. (pe-taxon #08)

A really rather nice species of Belvosia – a member of the Goniinae, which is shown clearly by the quite Gonia-shaped head  đŸ™‚

The genus contains about 70 very similar species and was last revised by Aldrich in 1928*

* J.M. Aldrich. 1928. A revision of the American parasitic flies belonging to the genus Belvosia. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum 73(2729): 1-45.

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