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Entomophthora

Adult of the root maggot fly (Delia) that has been attacked and killed by Entomophthora.  The body is filled with the fungus growth that has burst out between the segments and through the bottom of the abdominal wall.  Just before death the flies fly to someplace high up and cement themselves by their proboscis.  This fly is attached to conifer needles.  I  once collected a hundred flies in twenty minutes that had been killed by Entomophthora and  attached themsleves to grass flowers around my property.