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Robberfly from Costa rica for ID help.
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Posted on 10-08-2018 13:51

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This was one of many Robberflies seen on my Costa Rican trip , can anyone help with an ID please .Could it be Blepharepium sp , if so which one .Sorry this is the only angle I managed to shoot.
regards Paul.
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Edited by creaturesnapper on 10-08-2018 16:56
Eric Fisher
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Posted on 10-08-2018 22:44
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This is Blepharepium annulatum (a male I think... ).
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Posted on 11-08-2018 14:28

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Thankyou Eric , very much appreciated .
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