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Kleptoparasitic flies

Here are a few photographs of kleptoparasitic fliesĀ stealing hemolymph from a praying mantis dining on a pentatomid. They might be Milichiella arcuata or M. lacteipennis, types of jackal flies, but those are just guesses. Jackal flies (Milichiidae) and frit fliesĀ (Chloropidae) … Continue reading

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