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Robber fly - Scleropogon picticornis

Robber fly - Scleropogon picticornis
Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, USA
October 3, 2013
Size: ~25 mm
Have no idea what subfamily, even. It perched on a small stone on the edge of a trail through a degraded shortgrass prairie habitat (grass, yucca, prickly-pear, various weeds).

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Robber fly - Scleropogon picticornis Robber fly - Scleropogon picticornis

Moved
Moved from Robber Flies.

Looks
Like a female Scleropogon picticornis.

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