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Wasp and Lucilia Fly

Description:

Seen in my house on a mosquito net.This one had just killed a metallic green fly (see last 2pics)

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Wild Things
Wild Things 9 years ago

Whew, I'm tired searching for the Id. Ropalidia marginata, Eulophidae and Hornet all seem to be similar to this one. Shall work on this one tomorrow.

Wild Things
Wild Things 9 years ago

A very unlucky Lucilia fly ChunXingWong

Wild Things
Wild Things 9 years ago

Thanks Laura. It was indeed a big one.

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 9 years ago

A wasp with an unlucky Lucilia fly.

LauraMaria
LauraMaria 9 years ago

I think it's a wasp Satyen. Wasps usually have that narrow bit betwen the abdomen and thorax, and kill other insects! Looks like quite a monster wasp there, woah!

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Union Territory of Dādra and Nagar Haveli, India

Spotted on Oct 24, 2011
Submitted on Oct 29, 2011

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