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Robber Fly

Efferia pogonias


Hanging theives. Known for hanging upside down and taking other insect's meals. They will also wait till insect flys by and it chases it down. These were large and almost as big in the abdomen as a dragonfly.


Spotted roadside in the high desert.

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Pueblo, Colorado, USA

Spotted on Jun 14, 2014
Submitted on Jun 26, 2014

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