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Machimus? Yes, Machimus chrysitis female
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Posted on 21-01-2019 22:15

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I photographed this Asilidae near the little village of Salbertrand in Susa Valley, Piedmont (Italy) at 1000 mt above sea level, on June 18th, 2017. Could it be a Machimus?
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A female Machimus chrysitis


Field guide to the robber flies of the Netherlands and Belgium:
Mariastraat 12
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Great thanks!!
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