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Asilid - Philonicus plebeius - male

Asilid - Philonicus plebeius - Male
Madera Canyon in Santa Rita Mountains, Santa Cruz County, Arizona, USA
July 29, 2016
This individual was found near the stream bed off of the Proctor path. Plenty of prey flying around the stream, including other flies.

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Asilid - Philonicus plebeius - male Asilid - Philonicus plebeius - male

Moved
Moved from Robber Flies.

Philonicus plebeius male; ver
Philonicus plebeius male; very nice Jeff!

Hmm
looks like a male Machimus. Distinctive red legged species and Eric may know it.

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