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Philoliche longirostris is a fly of the Tabanidae family native to India, specifically the Himalayas. It was first identified by Thomas Hardwicke in 1823. Notable is its proboscis, which is "many times longer than its body". - Wikipedia.
at altitudes above 3200 meters nearby to Jalori pass. there were temporary water pits dug up by forest department for wild animals. those water pits formed a death trap for many of the insects which forms the local fauna of the alpine meadows.This one with the long proboscis caught my eyes. :)