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ant mimic fly - Ulidiidae  - Myrmecothea myrmecoides

ant mimic fly - Ulidiidae - Myrmecothea myrmecoides
Baiting Hollow, Suffolk County, New York, USA
June 9, 2009
This fly arrived on the Parsnip flower with a very aggressive and domenent attitude.
There was an assortment of other flies and wasps present on the flowers.
He just blasted in, charged at them like a bull and cleared the area.

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ant mimic fly - Ulidiidae  - Myrmecothea myrmecoides ant mimic fly -  Ulidiidae  - Myrmecothea myrmecoides

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