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asilid  - Cophura tolandi - female

asilid - Cophura tolandi - Female
Anza Borrego DSP, mouth of Indian Gorge, San Diego County, California, USA
November 21, 2016
Size: 7-8 mm
on cheesebush

Moved from Robber Flies.

Moved from ID Request.

Nice catch, this looks like Cophura tolandi. (CA-AZ & Baja range) If confirmed, a first for your state, congrats!

I'm pleased to confirm this f
I'm pleased to confirm this fly as Cophura tolandi - a female.

excellent, thank you!
excellent, thank you!

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