Bent Lauxaniid Fly
Metallic Green Tomato Fly
Female, dorsal
Bent Lauxaniid Fly (Steganopsis melanogaster)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Flies (Diptera)
Family: Lauxaniid Fly (Lauxaniidae)
Species: Bent Lauxaniid Fly (Steganopsis melanogaster)
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General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere

Copyright © 2013-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 08-Sep-2013
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.