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Chrysopogon sp. (genus)

a robber fly at Jerrabomberra, NSW

Chrysopogon sp. (genus) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 8 Jan 2022
Chrysopogon sp. (genus) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 8 Jan 2022
Chrysopogon sp. (genus) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 8 Jan 2022
Chrysopogon sp. (genus) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 8 Jan 2022
Chrysopogon sp. (genus) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 8 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Chrysopogon sp. (genus) 8 Jan 2022 GregD
Unidentified 8 Jan 2022 Steve_Bok

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Guessing this is a Robber Fly? Approx 40-45mm long. Eating European Honey bee

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Nearby sightings

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Ligustrum sinense (Narrow-leaf Privet, Chinese Privet) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 23 Apr 2022 by Steve_Bok Polyrhachis semiaurata (A golden spiny ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 23 Apr 2022 by Steve_Bok Lipotriches (Austronomia) australica (Lipotriches (Austronomia) australica) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 27 Mar 2022 by roachie Delias harpalyce (Imperial Jezebel) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Feb 2022 by Steve_Bok Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Feb 2022 by Steve_Bok Glycine sp. at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 21 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Calomela juncta (Leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Melanacanthus scutellaris (Small brown bean bug) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Yoyetta celis (Silver Princess Cicada) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Paradoxosomatidae sp. (family) (Millipede) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Backobourkia heroine (Heroic Orb-weaver) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Echinopogon sp. (genus) (Hedgehog Grass) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Bisallardiana gymnopleura (Brown flower chafer) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Eristalinus punctulatus (Golden Native Drone Fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Scutiphora pedicellata (Metallic Jewel Bug) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Agrotis infusa (Bogong Moth, Common Cutworm) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Amyema pendula subsp. pendula (Mistletoe) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Acacia genistifolia (Early Wattle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Glycine clandestina (Twining glycine) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Lysimachia arvensis (Scarlet Pimpernel, Blue Pimpernel) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Ranunculus muricatus (Sharp Buttercup) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Nemesia strumosa (Nemesia) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Ligustrum sinense (Narrow-leaf Privet, Chinese Privet) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 23 Apr 2022 by Steve_Bok
Polyrhachis semiaurata (A golden spiny ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 23 Apr 2022 by Steve_Bok
Lipotriches (Austronomia) australica (Lipotriches (Austronomia) australica) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 27 Mar 2022 by roachie
Delias harpalyce (Imperial Jezebel) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Feb 2022 by Steve_Bok
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Feb 2022 by Steve_Bok
Glycine sp. at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 21 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Calomela juncta (Leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Melanacanthus scutellaris (Small brown bean bug) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Yoyetta celis (Silver Princess Cicada) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Paradoxosomatidae sp. (family) (Millipede) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Backobourkia heroine (Heroic Orb-weaver) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Echinopogon sp. (genus) (Hedgehog Grass) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Bisallardiana gymnopleura (Brown flower chafer) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Eristalinus punctulatus (Golden Native Drone Fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Scutiphora pedicellata (Metallic Jewel Bug) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Agrotis infusa (Bogong Moth, Common Cutworm) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Amyema pendula subsp. pendula (Mistletoe) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Acacia genistifolia (Early Wattle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Glycine clandestina (Twining glycine) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Lysimachia arvensis (Scarlet Pimpernel, Blue Pimpernel) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Ranunculus muricatus (Sharp Buttercup) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Nemesia strumosa (Nemesia) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Non-local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 8 Jan 2022 12:13 PM Recorded on
  • Steve_Bok Recorded by

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