Penthetria heteroptera


Common Names: Penthetria heteroptera, March fly
Category: Insects
Sub-category: Flies


The forked R vein with nearly parallel forks distinguishes this species from other northeastern March flies.

Typically found in woodlands in the fall.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Like horseflies, March flies can inflict a painful bite.
Additional Information: http://bugguide.net/node/view/184097
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