flower fly


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flower fly

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Presl (Commelinales: Pontederiaceae), occurring along 500 km of highway from Xalapa to Villahermosa, in the lowland coastal plain of Veracruz state, the inflorescences were consistently visited by the flower fly, Lycastrirhyncha willistoni Coquillett (currently a synonym of L.
And by the way, if you are wondering, President Obama has a lichen named after him; Colbert has a beetle; Gates has a flower fly, and Elvis has a wasp.
Swat any stray flys with a lotus flower fly swatter (pounds 2, Urban Outfitters), and keep insects at bay with a gorgeous lotus flower candle (pounds 6).