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Robber Fly (Asilidae)Ommatius sp.

Common yellow robber fly at Brogo, NSW

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Ommatius sp. at Brogo, NSW - 21 Jan 2018
Ommatius sp. at Brogo, NSW - 21 Jan 2018
Ommatius sp. at Brogo, NSW - 21 Jan 2018
Ommatius sp. at Brogo, NSW - 21 Jan 2018

Identification history

Robber Fly (Asilidae) Ommatius sp. 22 Jan 2018 KerriLee
Ommatius sp (Common Yellow Robber Fly) 21 Jan 2018 MaxCampbell

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Author's notes

My Reference: http://www.brisbaneinsects.com/brisbane_robbers/CommonYellowRobber.htm

2 comments

KerriLee wrote:
   22 Jan 2018
Ha, snap! I've been seeing these guys repeatedly over the past couple of days!
KerriLee wrote:
   22 Jan 2018
I'll have a go at keying it out soon, but Asilidae are notoriously tricky.

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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.755797-36.574167
  • Places Brogo, NSW

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 21 Jan 2018 Recorded on
  • MaxCampbell Recorded by

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