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Efferia sp. robber fly    What is the prey ID? - Efferia - male

Efferia sp. robber fly What is the prey ID? - Efferia - Male
Garden Ridge/San Antonio, Comal County, Texas, USA
June 15, 2007
Efferia sp. robber fly with prey which might possibly be a Southern green stink bug (ventral view)- Nezara viridula. What do think is the ID? Interestingly, there are two different small flies on the prey- I wonder what they might be? I was lucky in getting this "4 in 1" photo. Genus ID edited/changed based on H.R.'s welcomed correction.

Moved
Moved from Robber Flies.

Efferia
Actually an Efferia male. Not Polacantha. Can't tell you which one in Texas. Great multiple bug collection shot though. I truly think some of these small parasitic fly species follow the robbers around.

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