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spider killer

Tipulogaster glabrata

Habitat:

perhaps stalking a crab spider in a pipsissewa flower

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3 Comments

AngelChandler
AngelChandler 7 years ago

Thanks Liam. I looked at the robber flies and it seems to resemble the spider killer which would explain why it was so steadily snooping around that flower like that (looking for a crab spider maybe).

Liam
Liam 7 years ago

A Robber Fly, family Asilidae: http://bugguide.net/node/view/151

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 7 years ago

Possibly working with an egg sac?

AngelChandler
Spotted by
AngelChandler

Washington, USA

Spotted on Jul 22, 2012
Submitted on Jul 24, 2012

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