Grey-legged Slender Fly
Orange Slender Fly
Orange-legged Slender Fly
Line-legged Slender Fly
Brown-legged Slender Fly
Black-legged Slender Fly
Wasp-mimic Robber Fly I
Wasp-mimic Robber Fly II
Zebra Robber Fly I
Zebra Robber Fly II 


Brown-legged Slender Robber Fly - Leptogaster sp.

Family Asilidae

This page contains pictures and information about Brown-legged Slender Robber Flies that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.

Body length 15mm 
The robber fly is hovering among leaves when we taking those pictures. We watched it for a few minutes and it never stop hovering. 
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The robber fly has the black body with white band on each abdomen segments. The legs are in dark brown colour.

1. Family ASILIDAE Robber Flies - Australian Biological Resources Study, Australian Faunal Directory.
2. Australian Asilidae - Dr. Robert Lavigne, Honorary Research Associate, South Australian Museum, Adelaide, SA.

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Last updated: October 24, 2012.