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Yellow crab spider eating a horse fly? - Misumena vatia - female

Yellow crab spider eating a horse fly? - Misumena vatia - Female
Gormley (north of Toronto), York Region, Ontario, Canada
July 18, 2004
I found this yellow crab spider snacking on, what looks like a horse fly. Sorry, can't say I feel sorry for the horse fly! This was taken outside the barn in this head of Queen Anne's Lace.

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Yellow crab spider eating a horse fly? - Misumena vatia - female Yellow crab spider eating a horse fly? - Misumena vatia

Not a Tabanid
looks more like a Tachinid

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