Flower-loving Fly
Ventral, ~25mm
Ellura
Short-winged Robber Fly
 
    
Flower-loving Fly (Apiocera sp)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Flies (Diptera)
Family: Flower-loving Fly (Apioceridae)
Species: Flower-loving Fly (Apiocera sp)

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
We are not sure if this a totally different species as our other find, or the same species but different gender. It seems such a coincidence to find two within 12 hours of each other.

Copyright © 2015- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 29-Dec-2015
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.