Atlas of Life home NatureMapr NatureMapr

Robber Fly (Asilidae)ASILIDAE (family)   

Robber fly at Southern Forest Life

5 images

ASILIDAE (family) at Southern Forest Life - 24 Apr 2018
ASILIDAE (family) at Southern Forest Life - 24 Apr 2018
ASILIDAE (family) at Southern Forest Life - 24 Apr 2018
ASILIDAE (family) at Southern Forest Life - 24 Apr 2018
ASILIDAE (family) at Southern Forest Life - 24 Apr 2018

Identification history

Robber Fly (Asilidae) ASILIDAE (family) 24 Apr 2018 KerriLee
Robber Fly (Asilidae) ASILIDAE (family) 24 Apr 2018 KerriLee

Author's notes

Looks similar, but not the same, as Daptolestes limbipennis (wasp-mimicking robber fly) on CNM. Quite a small fly - and I did indeed think it was a wasp when it first landed. All images are of the same insect.

Be the first to comment


Please Login or Register to comment.

Nearby Sightings

Page 1 of 10 pages - image sightings only 1019 0 992

Neolucia mathewi (Dull Heath Blue) at Southern Forest Life - 13 Oct 2019 Argynnina cyrila (Forest Brown) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019 Hibbertia dentata (Twining Guinea Flower) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019 Schelhammera undulata (Lilac Lily) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019 Hypocysta metirius (Brown Ringlet) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019 Ectinorhynchus variabilis (Stiletto fly) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019 Oxyopes elegans (Elegant Lynx Spider) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019 Rutilia sp. (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019 Orgyia anartoides (Painted Apple Moth) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Oct 2019 Venator spenceri (Hunter) at Southern Forest Life - 10 Oct 2019 Plebs eburnus (Bush orb-weaver) at Southern Forest Life - 9 Oct 2019 Caladenia alata (Fairy Orchid) at Southern Forest Life - 9 Oct 2019 Glossodia major (Wax-lip Orchid) at Southern Forest Life - 9 Oct 2019 Taxeotis perlinearia (Spring Taxeotis) at Southern Forest Life - 7 Oct 2019 Alapadna pauropis (Alapadna pauropis) at Southern Forest Life - 7 Oct 2019 Euphronarcha luxaria (Striated Bark Moth) at Southern Forest Life - 7 Oct 2019 Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog) at Southern Forest Life - 6 Oct 2019 Diuris orientis (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 6 Oct 2019 Amperea xiphoclada var. xiphoclada (Broom Spurge) at Southern Forest Life - 4 Oct 2019 Aotus ericoides (Common Aotus) at Southern Forest Life - 4 Oct 2019 Melobasis sp. (jewel beetle) at Southern Forest Life - 3 Oct 2019 Hibbertia aspera subsp. aspera at Southern Forest Life - 3 Oct 2019 Macrones sp. (Longhorn beetle) at Southern Forest Life - 3 Oct 2019 Patersonia glabrata (Leafy Purple-flag) at Southern Forest Life - 3 Oct 2019 COLLEMBOLA (class) (Springtail) at Southern Forest Life - 2 Oct 2019 Ectinorhynchus variabilis (Stiletto fly) at Southern Forest Life - 2 Oct 2019 Lomandra confertifolia subsp. leptostachya at Southern Forest Life - 1 Oct 2019 Maratus volans (Peacock spider) at Southern Forest Life - 30 Sep 2019 Unidentified Oecophoridae (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Sep 2019 Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019 Candalides xanthospilos (Yellow-spotted Blue) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019 Orgyia anartoides (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019 Hakea macraeana (Willow Needlewood) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019 Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019 Enchoptera apicalis (Longhorn beetle) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019 Unplaced asthenopa (Unplaced asthenopa) at Southern Forest Life - 26 Sep 2019 Drosera auriculata (Sundew) at Southern Forest Life - 23 Sep 2019 Candalides hyacinthinus (Varied Dusky-blue) at Southern Forest Life - 22 Sep 2019 Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Southern Forest Life - 22 Sep 2019 Opsirhina lechriodes (Opsirhina lechriodes) at Southern Forest Life - 21 Sep 2019 Aglaosoma variegata (A Prominent moth) at Southern Forest Life - 21 Sep 2019 Pseudocheirus peregrinus (Common Ringtail Possum) at Southern Forest Life - 21 Sep 2019 Leptomyrmex erythrocephalus (Spider ant) at Southern Forest Life - 21 Sep 2019 APHIDIDAE (Unidentified aphid) at Southern Forest Life - 20 Sep 2019 Conoeca guildingi (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 20 Sep 2019 Billardiera mutabilis (Snot Berry) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Sep 2019 Glycine clandestina (Twining Glycine) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Sep 2019 Hibbertia dentata (Twining Guinea Flower) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Sep 2019 Pterostylis pedunculata (Maroonhood) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Sep 2019 Trichocolletes (genus) (Spring Bee) at Southern Forest Life - 14 Sep 2019 Exoneura sp. (Reed Bees) at Southern Forest Life - 14 Sep 2019 Ectropis fractaria (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 13 Sep 2019 Anthela acuta (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 13 Sep 2019 Lipotriches sp. (genus) at Southern Forest Life - 13 Sep 2019 Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Sep 2019 Hibbertia stricta subsp. stricta (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 EMPIDIDAE (family) (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Archimantis latistyla (Large Brown Mantis) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Apis (Apis) mellifera (Honey Bee) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Exoneura sp. (Reed Bees) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Syneora euboliaria (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Lasioglossum (Parasphecodes) sp. (subgenus) (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Unidentified Bee (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Hovea heterophylla at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Pterostylis nutans (Nodding Greenhood) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Tetratheca pilosa subsp. latifolia at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Unidentified Grasshopper (Acrididae) (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019 Acacia verticillata subsp. verticillata at Southern Forest Life - 7 Sep 2019 Kennedia rubicunda (Dusky Coral-pea) at Southern Forest Life - 7 Sep 2019 Hakea macraeana (Willow Needlewood) at Southern Forest Life - 6 Sep 2019 Hardenbergia violacea (Purple coral pea, Native sarsaparilla) at Southern Forest Life - 6 Sep 2019 Candalides xanthospilos (Yellow-spotted Blue) at Southern Forest Life - 6 Sep 2019 LIMONIIDAE (family) (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 31 Aug 2019 Exoneura sp. (Reed Bees) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019 Callibracon sp. (parasitoid wasp) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019 Callibracon sp. (parasitoid wasp) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019 Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019 Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019 BRACONIDAE (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019 Hardenbergia violacea (Purple coral pea, Native sarsaparilla) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019 CALANOIDA (order) (calanoid copepod) at Southern Forest Life - 24 Aug 2019 Unplaced asthenopa (Unplaced asthenopa) at Southern Forest Life - 22 Aug 2019 Sinpunctiptilia emissalis (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 22 Aug 2019 Unplaced asthenopa (Unplaced asthenopa) at Southern Forest Life - 20 Aug 2019 Musotima nitidalis at Southern Forest Life - 20 Aug 2019 Halone sejuncta (Halone sejuncta) at Southern Forest Life - 20 Aug 2019 Philoponella sp. (Venomless spider) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Aug 2019 Leucopogon affinis (Lance Beard-heath) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Aug 2019 Hakea macraeana (Willow Needlewood) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Aug 2019 Bossiaea cordifolia (Showy Bossiaea) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Aug 2019 Hovea heterophylla at Southern Forest Life - 19 Aug 2019 Saproscincus mustelinus (Weasel Skink) at Southern Forest Life - 17 Aug 2019 Ectropis excursaria (Twig looper moth) at Southern Forest Life - 14 Aug 2019 Unidentified Geometridae (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Aug 2019 DESIDAE (family) (Desid spider) at Southern Forest Life - 7 Aug 2019 Leucopogon ericoides (Pink Beard-Heath) at Southern Forest Life - 31 Jul 2019 Capusa graodes at Southern Forest Life - 29 Jul 2019 Ectropis fractaria at Southern Forest Life - 29 Jul 2019 Unidentified Pyralidae and Crambidae (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Jul 2019
Neolucia mathewi (Dull Heath Blue) at Southern Forest Life - 13 Oct 2019
Argynnina cyrila (Forest Brown) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019
Hibbertia dentata (Twining Guinea Flower) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019
Schelhammera undulata (Lilac Lily) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019
Hypocysta metirius (Brown Ringlet) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019
Ectinorhynchus variabilis (Stiletto fly) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019
Oxyopes elegans (Elegant Lynx Spider) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019
Rutilia sp. (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Oct 2019
Orgyia anartoides (Painted Apple Moth) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Oct 2019
Venator spenceri (Hunter) at Southern Forest Life - 10 Oct 2019
Plebs eburnus (Bush orb-weaver) at Southern Forest Life - 9 Oct 2019
Caladenia alata (Fairy Orchid) at Southern Forest Life - 9 Oct 2019
Glossodia major (Wax-lip Orchid) at Southern Forest Life - 9 Oct 2019
Taxeotis perlinearia (Spring Taxeotis) at Southern Forest Life - 7 Oct 2019
Alapadna pauropis (Alapadna pauropis) at Southern Forest Life - 7 Oct 2019
Euphronarcha luxaria (Striated Bark Moth) at Southern Forest Life - 7 Oct 2019
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog) at Southern Forest Life - 6 Oct 2019
Diuris orientis (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 6 Oct 2019
Amperea xiphoclada var. xiphoclada (Broom Spurge) at Southern Forest Life - 4 Oct 2019
Aotus ericoides (Common Aotus) at Southern Forest Life - 4 Oct 2019
Melobasis sp. (jewel beetle) at Southern Forest Life - 3 Oct 2019
Hibbertia aspera subsp. aspera at Southern Forest Life - 3 Oct 2019
Macrones sp. (Longhorn beetle) at Southern Forest Life - 3 Oct 2019
Patersonia glabrata (Leafy Purple-flag) at Southern Forest Life - 3 Oct 2019
COLLEMBOLA (class) (Springtail) at Southern Forest Life - 2 Oct 2019
Ectinorhynchus variabilis (Stiletto fly) at Southern Forest Life - 2 Oct 2019
Lomandra confertifolia subsp. leptostachya at Southern Forest Life - 1 Oct 2019
Maratus volans (Peacock spider) at Southern Forest Life - 30 Sep 2019
Unidentified Oecophoridae (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Sep 2019
Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019
Candalides xanthospilos (Yellow-spotted Blue) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019
Orgyia anartoides (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019
Hakea macraeana (Willow Needlewood) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019
Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019
Enchoptera apicalis (Longhorn beetle) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Sep 2019
Unplaced asthenopa (Unplaced asthenopa) at Southern Forest Life - 26 Sep 2019
Drosera auriculata (Sundew) at Southern Forest Life - 23 Sep 2019
Candalides hyacinthinus (Varied Dusky-blue) at Southern Forest Life - 22 Sep 2019
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Southern Forest Life - 22 Sep 2019
Opsirhina lechriodes (Opsirhina lechriodes) at Southern Forest Life - 21 Sep 2019
Aglaosoma variegata (A Prominent moth) at Southern Forest Life - 21 Sep 2019
Pseudocheirus peregrinus (Common Ringtail Possum) at Southern Forest Life - 21 Sep 2019
Leptomyrmex erythrocephalus (Spider ant) at Southern Forest Life - 21 Sep 2019
APHIDIDAE (Unidentified aphid) at Southern Forest Life - 20 Sep 2019
Conoeca guildingi (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 20 Sep 2019
Billardiera mutabilis (Snot Berry) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Sep 2019
Glycine clandestina (Twining Glycine) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Sep 2019
Hibbertia dentata (Twining Guinea Flower) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Sep 2019
Pterostylis pedunculata (Maroonhood) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Sep 2019
Trichocolletes (genus) (Spring Bee) at Southern Forest Life - 14 Sep 2019
Exoneura sp. (Reed Bees) at Southern Forest Life - 14 Sep 2019
Ectropis fractaria (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 13 Sep 2019
Anthela acuta (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 13 Sep 2019
Lipotriches sp. (genus) at Southern Forest Life - 13 Sep 2019
Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Southern Forest Life - 12 Sep 2019
Hibbertia stricta subsp. stricta (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
EMPIDIDAE (family) (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Archimantis latistyla (Large Brown Mantis) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Apis (Apis) mellifera (Honey Bee) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Exoneura sp. (Reed Bees) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Syneora euboliaria (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Lasioglossum (Parasphecodes) sp. (subgenus) (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Unidentified Bee (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Hovea heterophylla at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Pterostylis nutans (Nodding Greenhood) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Tetratheca pilosa subsp. latifolia at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Unidentified Grasshopper (Acrididae) (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Sep 2019
Acacia verticillata subsp. verticillata at Southern Forest Life - 7 Sep 2019
Kennedia rubicunda (Dusky Coral-pea) at Southern Forest Life - 7 Sep 2019
Hakea macraeana (Willow Needlewood) at Southern Forest Life - 6 Sep 2019
Hardenbergia violacea (Purple coral pea, Native sarsaparilla) at Southern Forest Life - 6 Sep 2019
Candalides xanthospilos (Yellow-spotted Blue) at Southern Forest Life - 6 Sep 2019
LIMONIIDAE (family) (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 31 Aug 2019
Exoneura sp. (Reed Bees) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019
Callibracon sp. (parasitoid wasp) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019
Callibracon sp. (parasitoid wasp) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019
BRACONIDAE (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019
Hardenbergia violacea (Purple coral pea, Native sarsaparilla) at Southern Forest Life - 28 Aug 2019
CALANOIDA (order) (calanoid copepod) at Southern Forest Life - 24 Aug 2019
Unplaced asthenopa (Unplaced asthenopa) at Southern Forest Life - 22 Aug 2019
Sinpunctiptilia emissalis (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 22 Aug 2019
Unplaced asthenopa (Unplaced asthenopa) at Southern Forest Life - 20 Aug 2019
Musotima nitidalis at Southern Forest Life - 20 Aug 2019
Halone sejuncta (Halone sejuncta) at Southern Forest Life - 20 Aug 2019
Philoponella sp. (Venomless spider) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Aug 2019
Leucopogon affinis (Lance Beard-heath) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Aug 2019
Hakea macraeana (Willow Needlewood) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Aug 2019
Bossiaea cordifolia (Showy Bossiaea) at Southern Forest Life - 19 Aug 2019
Hovea heterophylla at Southern Forest Life - 19 Aug 2019
Saproscincus mustelinus (Weasel Skink) at Southern Forest Life - 17 Aug 2019
Ectropis excursaria (Twig looper moth) at Southern Forest Life - 14 Aug 2019
Unidentified Geometridae (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 11 Aug 2019
DESIDAE (family) (Desid spider) at Southern Forest Life - 7 Aug 2019
Leucopogon ericoides (Pink Beard-Heath) at Southern Forest Life - 31 Jul 2019
Capusa graodes at Southern Forest Life - 29 Jul 2019
Ectropis fractaria at Southern Forest Life - 29 Jul 2019
Unidentified Pyralidae and Crambidae (TBC) at Southern Forest Life - 27 Jul 2019

Page 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10 

Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 24 Apr 2018 Recorded on
  • KerriLee Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
Canberra Nature Map Frogwatch ACT and Region Budawang Coast Nature Map Southern Highlands Nature Map Noosa Shire Nature Map Albury Wodonga Nature Map
339441 sightings of 6067 species in 285 locations from 646 members
Powered by NatureMapr |  Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness operates under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia |  Privacy