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Hawking Fly - Mallophora fautrix

Hawking Fly - Mallophora fautrix
north of Wray, Yuma County, Colorado, USA
August 29, 2014
Size: 1 cm - estimated

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Would perch atop twig. Make brief sortie. Land about 6 inches down from top. Scamper back up to top. Repeat. Could never see a prey item. Habitat shelter belt among ag fields in what naturally would be sage grasslands.

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