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Zosteria sp. (genus)

1 Common brown robber fly at Piney Ridge

Zosteria sp. (genus) at Piney Ridge - 2 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Zosteria sp. (genus) 10 Jan 2021 GregD
Zosteria sp. (genus) 10 Jan 2021 BIrdsinCanberra

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A sizeable Common Brown Robber Fly audibly landed on a leaf almost in front of where I was walking.

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  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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