Coenosia fly eating a drosophila

Coenosia fly eating a drosophila

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Caption: Fly eating another fly. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a large fly (Coenosia humilis, orange) eating a smaller fruit fly (Drosophila sp.). Predatory insects such as this usually use a long proboscis to puncture their prey's hard outer layer and suck the softer innards out, leaving a dry husk. Magnification: x20 at 6x7cm size.

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Keywords: animal, coenosia humilis, drosophila, eaten by fly, eating drosophila fly, eating fly, fly, fruit fly, insect, insecta, invertebrate, invertebrates, jointed legs, nature, wildlife, zoology

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