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Watch Out For The Spider!

Austrosciapus Connexus

Longlegged Flies (Dolichopodidae)

 

Longlegged Flies are small to minute with bright metallic colors, mostly green or bronze. Adult Dolichopodid flies feed on smaller soft body insects such as aphids. Larvae are usually found in moist soil and under tree bark. They are either scavengers or predators of other insects larvae.

 

Source:sown.com.au

 

Taken at Mt Cotton

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Taken on March 13, 2009