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Robber Fly (Pegesimallus sp., Asilidae)

Posted by
itchydogimages (Pu'er, China) on 27 January 2013 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Pu'er, Yunnan, China

SONY DSC-R1 1/200 second F/13.0 ISO 160 60 mm

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aaanouel from Heredia, Costa Rica

Looks frightful and powerful.
Great capture!
Txs4Sharing

27 Jan 2013 5:25am

Soheil from Tehran, Iran

great shot

27 Jan 2013 7:42am

Bill Brown from California, United States

Awesome capture!

27 Jan 2013 7:45am

Emanuel Högberg from Borås, Sweden

extremely cool macro, I love how it is not using its back-most legs for standing!

27 Jan 2013 12:22pm

Paul from summerside, Canada

Nice one

27 Jan 2013 1:36pm

Sharon Pleasants from Monroe, Louisiana, United States

This is a nasty looking little buger. Glad they're small!

28 Jan 2013 12:46am

SONY DSC-R1
1/200 second
F/13.0
ISO 160
60 mm

insect
macro
china
fly
robber
diptera
asilidae