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Asilidae-Holopogon ? - Holopogon

Asilidae-Holopogon ? - Holopogon
Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
June 9, 2009
Size: 10mm or less
This tiny fly was an expert at catching thrips just like a flycatcher. It was in the front yard in Old Bisbee at 5700'

Moved from Robber Flies.

Thanks so much
for verifying this fantastic little robber fly. I got pretty attached to a couple of them that hung around the yard for a few days. They were so reliable I was able to show them to friends who stopped by.

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