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Robber Fly - Efferia pogonias - male

Robber Fly - Efferia pogonias - Male
Clark State Fishing Lake, Clark County, Kansas, USA
September 28, 2013
Size: < inch in length
I'm thinking this is Efferia pogonias. Found on the short grass prairie above the lake perching on the ground or near the ground.

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Moved from Robber Flies.

Looks
right.

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