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Dance Fly (female)  - approx. 8 mm
Order: Diptera (Flies)
Family: Empididae (Dance Flies)
Genus: Rhamphomyia
Species: Longicauda
3 species
Male lacks leg scales
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Dance Fly (male)  - approx. 1 cm
Order: Diptera (Flies)
Family: Empididae (Dance Flies)
Genus: Rhamphomyia
Species: Longicauda
Female has leg scales
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Dance Fly (female)  - wingspan approx. 1.2 cm
Order: Diptera (Flies)
Family: Empididae (Dance Flies)
Genus: Rhamphomyia
Species: Longicauda
Male lacks leg scales
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Dance Fly (male) - approx. 1 cm - Leslie Spit - June 2014
Dance Fly (female) - wingspan approx. 1.2 cm - Lower Don Valley (Leaside) - June 2013
Dance Fly  - approx. 8 mm
Order: Diptera (Flies)
Family: Empididae (Dance Flies)
Genus: Rhamphomyia
Species: ?
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Dance Fly - approx. 8 mm - High Park - July 2017
Dance Fly (female) - approx. 8 mm - Humber Valley (Lambton Woods) - June 2010
Platypalpus species  - approx. 5 mm
Order: Diptera (Flies)
Family: Hybotidae (Hybotid Dance Flies)
Genus: Platypalpus
Species: ?
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Platypalpus species - approx. 5 mm - High Park - June 2018
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Updated June 6 2019