deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Asiloid Flies
deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

Sample of Asiloid Flies

Adult female Mydas clavatus (Diptera: Mydidae) feeding on flowers in Wisconsin

Adult female Mydas clavatus (Diptera: Mydidae) feeding on flowers in Wisconsin
Journal Article
1995
Williams, AH
The Great Lakes Entomologist
28
227–229
Mydas, Mydidae, Mydinae, Nearctic

An adult female Mydas clavatus was observed feeding on flowers. This confirms that females of this species feed as adults and that they feed on flowers. This species is reported for the first time from Wisconsin and Minnesota.