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Description

This fly is so similar to a 'potter wasp', which appears at the same time of year, that I think there must be some mimicry relationship. Body length about 10mm. Small head with all-encompassing eyes. High domed thorax. Very large calypters. On Leptospermum or Kunzea sp. flowers at the edge of a local national park. This critter parasitises spiders.

Date & Time

2014-11-22 10:51 AM [Melbourne]

Location

-37.892314 , 145.313468 : 163.235 m

Near Tremont VIC 3785, Australia

Discussion




NS Observation No. 54E18D60ED2A89D99000026F
Created 2015-02-16 05:25 PM (over 4 years ago)
Created By Mark Ridgway
Updated 2015-02-16 05:30 PM (over 4 years ago)
Updated By Mark Ridgway
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