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Tachinid Fly

Tachinidae

Description:

± 15 mm - yellow and black - with very hairy body

Habitat:

Found on ground cover in garden.

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4 Comments

Johan Heyns
Johan Heyns 8 years ago

If you check out a honey bee, its also got hair in its eyes.

Smith'sZoo
Smith'sZoo 8 years ago

Thank you Juan, thanks Johan - yes, how is the hair on the eyes!!!! crazy - love it!

Johan Heyns
Johan Heyns 8 years ago

Agree with Juan. Did you notice the hair on the eyes?

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 8 years ago

This is a Tachinid fly

Smith Zoo
Spotted by
Smith Zoo

Western Cape, South Africa

Spotted on Oct 20, 2012
Submitted on Oct 28, 2012

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