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Hippo Fly

Philoliche rostrata

Description:

± 16 mm

Habitat:

On lawn in garden.

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8 Comments

Smith'sZoo
Smith'sZoo 9 years ago

Thanks Ashish, yes these are fun flies, I see one or two a day now - even in the house!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Nice I have spotted similar one... but this is very cool capture..

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Marsh Fly.

Smith'sZoo
Smith'sZoo 9 years ago

Thanks PoP!

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 9 years ago

nice details on wing.

Smith'sZoo
Smith'sZoo 9 years ago

Thank you Yuko.

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 9 years ago

Wonderful series!

Smith'sZoo
Smith'sZoo 9 years ago

Added some extra pics.

Smith Zoo
Spotted by
Smith Zoo

Western Cape, South Africa

Spotted on Nov 1, 2012
Submitted on Nov 10, 2012

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