Black wasp-like insect with indigo blue eyes, orange wings, and orange antenna. This robber fly or mydas fly, (Asilidae or Mydidae family) is a mimic of the Tarantula Hawk Wasp (Pepsis formosa)

 

Image ID: costa_rica_5267 | Date photographed: 2008-Apr-15

Tags: costa rica, animals, wildlife, arthropods, invertebrates, insects, rainforest insects, bees, hacienda baru

Photographer: Rhett A. Butler | Camera:

Country: Costa Rica Location: Puntarenas Province Hacienda Baru

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