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Photo#816173
a robber fly - Mallophora orcina

a robber fly - Mallophora orcina
wake forest, wake County, North Carolina, USA
July 18, 2013

Moved
Moved from Bee Killers.

Mallophora
orcina and it appears to be eating another robber fly. Predator takes predator. Prey is perhaps a Machimus.

Robber Fly
Fascinating! What exactly is going on...the two eyes on top. Did it pick off another insect or is the genetic (mutation?) evolution.

 
Prey caught
It's eating prey

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