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Photo#416179
Ripiphoridae, head - Ripiphorus fasciatus-complex - female

Ripiphoridae, head - Ripiphorus fasciatus-complex - Female
Kellogg, Jasper County, Iowa, USA
June 19, 2010
Size: 5- mm
I thought this was an intriguing perspecitive of this insect.
Collected by C. Hildebrand at the CERA Insect Workshop. (And she had to think like an insect to catch it.)

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Ripiphoridae, head - Ripiphorus fasciatus-complex - female Ripiphoridae, dorsal - Ripiphorus fasciatus-complex - female Ripiphoridae, lateral - Ripiphorus fasciatus-complex - female Ripiphoridae, lateral X - Ripiphorus fasciatus-complex - female Ripiphoridae, ventral - Ripiphorus fasciatus-complex - female

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

 
Images
I thought you were going to post the more traditional views?

 
Yes,
I will post them when I get home. I don't have all my photos with me. Maybe I'll have to start carrying my hard drive since I can't seem to go without BugGuide.


 
very good
I wouldn't have figured it out.

Maybe not this

 
You are correct
Size is all wrong.

 
Jeepers, John...
You went hog-wild on that one!

That is fun!
I'll wait for the story to unfold, but I'm pretty sure I know who she is. (W-SB, commonly)

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