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Robber Fly, female

Efferia aestuans

Description:

Medium sized Robber Fly with Black and gray coloration on the body. Legs are black with reddish tibia. Long, pointed ovipositor on end of abdomen (for females only).

Habitat:

Bayard Cutting Arboretum. Semi-wooded area surrounded by a brackish water source. Resting on a wooden bench.


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Islip, New York, USA

Lat: 40.73, Long: -73.21

Spotted on Sep 7, 2013
Submitted on Mar 12, 2014

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