Subject: Strange segmented fly?
Geographic location of the bug: Cincinnati
Time: 10:15 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: We’ve had a large number of these critters in the last few weeks. Caught this one sitting on my windshield and was able to get a pretty close image.
How you want your letter signed: C Hunter
Dear C Hunter,
This is a Picture Winged Fly, Delphinia picta, which is pictured on BugGuide, and according to BugGuide: “Breeds in decaying organic matter, such as compost” so we suspect you have a compost pile nearby.