Common Name: Robber fly
Scientific Name: Asilidae sp.
Size: 1-15cm (size)
Location: Sitapaila, Kathmandu
Feeding mostly on insects, Robber flies normally ambush and catch their prey mid-flight. Also known as an assassin flies this very skillful predator can catch its prey mid-flight. This notorious predator can catch insects larger than themselves like other flies, beetles, bees, butterflies, dragonflies, etc.
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