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Which Robber Fly ? - Mallophora fautrix - male

Which Robber Fly ? - Mallophora fautrix - Male
Skull Valley, (WSW of Prescott 10 miles), Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
August 31, 2007
Robberfly with a victim on last year's wild sunflower stalk.

Fortunately
AZ only has two Mallophora. This is Mallophora fautrix. A male.

 
Herschel, there's an interesting new image for you
at 373072

 
Thanks Herschel
I didn't recognize this guy from last year!

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