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General Description4-6 mm long, 12-14 mm wingspan. Wings have brown tint and faint darker mottling throughout. Hair with blonde tint. Characteristics shared with other Bombylius species include a slender first antennal segment, long scattered bristly hairs, holoptic males, conspicuously bristled hind femora, and a distinct intercalary vein (Hull 1973).