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Tachinid Fly

Pararchytas sp.

Description:

Large black Tachinid fly with red eyes, impressive spines on the abdomen and a white face. The abdomen has both orange and black coloration. 1 cm in length. This one probably parasitizes caterpillars. Family Tachinidae.

Habitat:

Found along the river, Chiflón Waterfall Park, Chiapas, Mexico.

Notes:

https://bugguide.net/node/view/826584/bg...

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LaurenZarate
Spotted by
LaurenZarate

Chiapas, Mexico

Lat: 16.19, Long: -92.28

Spotted on May 30, 2019
Submitted on Jun 10, 2019

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