An impressive insect

Saw this bug today. The image is the result of grabbing the camera! Quite frightening looking rows of spikes or hooks on the front two pairs of legs on this guy.

28 thoughts on “An impressive insect

  1. That’s a Robber Fly. It’s basically a giant housefly. Mostly beneficial, they eat any other insect they can catch, which includes other beneficial insects.

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    • Others have said this is a robber fly. It attacks other insects, don’t think it bites people. Now, horseflies, yes they have an awful painful bite both for people and horses.


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