Subject:  Identify please
Geographic location of the bug:  Northern Illinois
Date: 08/02/2019
Time: 12:48 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  The big in the picture seems to always have its wings in an open position and so far have never seen more then one or tow in a location. Any help be very appreciated!
How you want your letter signed:  T

Picture Winged Fly

Dear T,
This is a Picture Winged Fly,
Delphinia picta, and according to BugGuide:  “Breeds in decaying organic matter, such as compost.”

Location: Illinois

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