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) [costa_rica_5276a]
Image ID: costa_rica_5276a | Date photographed: 2008-Apr-15
Tags: costa rica, animals, wildlife, arthropods, invertebrates, insects, rainforest insects, bees, hacienda baru
Photographer: Rhett A. Butler
Country: Costa Rica Location: Puntarenas Province Hacienda Baru
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