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Southern Bee Killer

Mallophora orcina


Bee Killer Robber Fly Mallophora orcina


Found perch atop an Acacia in the Chihuahuan desert.


Identified thanks to James A McNair!

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Bee Killer Robber Fly
Mallophora orcina Robber Fly, Bee killer? - Mallophora orcina - BugGuide.Net

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LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Cool shot!

I must say that looks just like it.

Whoo! Awesome. Thanks James.

James McNair
James McNair 8 years ago


Texas, USA

Spotted on Aug 10, 2014
Submitted on Aug 10, 2014

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