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Robber Fly - Machimus callidus - male

Robber Fly - Machimus callidus - Male
In Westwood; elevation 5100ft, Lassen County, California, USA
September 3, 2008

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Robber Fly - Machimus callidus - male Robber Fly - Machimus callidus - male

Moved
Moved from Asilinae.

Machimus callidus; excellent
Machimus callidus; excellent work Jim -- a new addition to BugGuide. I believe you are correct about the earlier female, which I will now ID M. callidus also.

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I think this might be the male version of this female robber fly:


This male was caught about about two weeks later than the female. Again, thank you for any further ID Help!

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