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Panorpa nuptialis congregated on bone - Panorpa nuptialis - male - female

Panorpa nuptialis congregated on bone - Panorpa nuptialis - Male Female
Austin south of Colorado River, Travis County, Texas, USA
October 2, 2010
Size: ca 2cm
This past fall featured a great many of these scorpion flies locally. Apparently, they like to suck on bones and are, thus, direct competitors with pet dogs. So if you are interested in attracting these flies, bones are recommended.