14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
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.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2016
Date Uploaded: 08.2016
Photo Location: Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T5i
Copyright: © Lea Foster