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Entries Tagged as 'Fly'

Macro photo of sawfly eating an insect

July 15th, 2007 · 19 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on June 24th, 2007. Click image for larger view. This is some kind of sawfly (Symphyta) feeding on a fly. Please let me know if anyone know the species. I captured this the same day as I took the photos of two dance fly mating and eating. Check out […]

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Tags: Fly · Insect · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sawfly

Macro photo of a dance fly couple mating and eating a fly

June 28th, 2007 · 15 Comments

This is a horror story from my garden! I was walking around enjoying the nice weather and then I noticed some weird looking large flies. After closer inspection it wasn’t just one fly, it was three! Two dance flies were mating and consuming a fly. So I had to document it with my camera and […]

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Tags: Dance fly · Fly · Insect · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Summer