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Robber fly with prey

Stenopogon inquinatus

Description:

This is the first time I've found this species of Robber fly here in Washington. It's not very common. Close to 3 cm long with red legs and abdomen. Bugguide.net has a few sightings from British Columbia.

Habitat:

Spotted in the foothills of the Cascade mountains in Washington state.


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2 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 10 months ago

Thank you Lauren.

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 10 months ago

Great find and photograph!

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Washington, USA

Lat: 47.22, Long: -121.03

Spotted on Aug 16, 2018
Submitted on Oct 14, 2018

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