Wonderful detailed macro. I think the photographer really made such an ugly insect look so cool and interesting with a personality. Outstanding shot!
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Zyyy Zyyy Top…( Robber flies ), originally uploaded by bea.kotecka.
* About 850 species in North America.
* Larvae in soil and decaying wood, apparently feeding on other insects.
* The swift flying adults are also predators of other insects.
And I took this shot on the steps near our’s apartment in Omis-Stanici, Middle Dalmacja,Croatia!