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Assassin Fly with its prey (Bumble Bee)

For some reason, I have quite a few Assassin/Robber Flies in my gardens. Unfortunately, these fierce predators can't differentiate between the bad insects and the good insects, as this one killed one of my Bumble Bees.

TAGS: Bumble Bee, Indiana, Prey, United States

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Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
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© Lea Foster.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2016
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 9, 2016, 4:01 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T5i
Focal Length: 100mm
Shutter Speed: 1/20
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO400
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