Creepy bug like thing - ID?

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by Argent, Aug 10, 2008.

  1. This um fly? was chillin out next to me on a split rail fence - probably an inch long or so

    and pretty cool albeit creepy looking - anyone have a clue what it is?

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  2. tojor

    tojor

    Jul 27, 2005
    Denmark
    Nice. It's some kind of robberfly.
     
  3. cool shot
    and....
    Torben....
    your knowledge of such items (and other things) is quite impressive, my friend
     
  4. Hmm thanks Torben - gives me something to start with...

    might be a male Albibarbefferia albibarbis
     
  5. He's an ugly critter.... Great shot, but bugs sometimes give me the heebie jeebies, LOL! He's one of 'em.
     
  6. tojor

    tojor

    Jul 27, 2005
    Denmark
    I think you're right
     
  7. tojor

    tojor

    Jul 27, 2005
    Denmark
    Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. I think he looks great. :smile:
     
  8. yeah I thought he was pretty cool too :)
     
  9. Yup

    Nice pic

    I think he looks pretty cool as well..

    If I were smaller than him... that opinion would change dramatically. :smile: