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Robber Fly

Mauropteron pelago

Description:

About 3cm body length. The upper side of the abdomen is bright orange, which shows when the animal is in flight.

Habitat:

Dry eucalyptus forest of mainly Marri and Jarrah.

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Felix Fleck
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Felix Fleck

Western Australia, Australia

Spotted on Jan 15, 2008
Submitted on Oct 30, 2017

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