An Extra from Tusdale

Seth spotted this Conopid (Thick-headed fly) Physocephala nigra which is a first for Skye. he explained how they catch bumble bees and lay an egg in them in flight. Not good news for the bee.

Physocephala nigra

Physocephala nigra    Photo: S. Gibson

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