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Robber Fly


In the Asilidae family... but I don't know any further ID than that. This guy just landed in front of me on a footpath with this dead hoverfly, I could only get one clear picture before he flew away. Any help on the ID front would be great. I found him in an area that has many trees, but is next to a lake (so fairly damp) if that helps anyone.

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Colchester Borough (Essex), England, United Kingdom

Lat: 51.86, Long: 0.93

Spotted on Aug 31, 2012
Submitted on Sep 18, 2012

Spotted for mission

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