Asilidae, U, Side, Carroll Co., MD

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Detailed Description

Laphria thoracica, a Robber fly that mimics bees. The sit around waiting for a passing fly, attach, and then suck it dry. You should appreciate the fact that this species is measured in mm, captured by Tim McMahon and photographed by Wayne Boo


Image Dimensions: 3874 x 3309

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