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Mating dagger flies?

Observed: 29th May 2013 By: grant burleighgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

I had some difficulty in deciding what I was looking at here, but I think the images are of two Empid flies in process of mating with a prey item, the male’s gift to the female, in between. (cf. two images of this process on NatureSpot).

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