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    Blow Flies (Bottle Flies)

    About 84 species in North America.
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    Feather-Legged Flies

    Trichopoda spp.
    image of a Flower Fly on a flower

    Flower Flies (Syrphids)

    Nearly 900 species in North America
    mosquito resting on a white fabric

    Mosquitoes

    About 50 species of mosquitoes in Missouri
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    Mydas Flies

    About 80 species in North America
    Tachinid fly visiting a mint flower

    Parasitic Flies (Tachinid Flies)

    About 1,350 species in North America north of Mexico