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Broad Centurion Soldier fly

A small metallic green fly that sun bathes on leaves and feeds on hogweed flowers.


Common Name Broad Centurion Soldier fly
Scientific Name Chloromyia formosa
Species Group Soldier flies and Snipe flies
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Soldier flies and Snipe flies