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    Weird What the hell is this thing?

    Walking through the woods a few weeks ago and this landed on my daughters back.
    any idea what it is and does it bite and or sting ?

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    Default Re: What the hell is this thing?

    looks like a Bee-Fly (Sparmopolius fulvus)
    The bee fly is any insect of family Bombyliidae of order Diptera; long proboscises (feeding organs) make insect resemble bee; covered with dense metallic, brown, black, or yellow hair; smaller species are tropical, those larger than 0.4 in. (1 cm) live in temperate regions; adults feed on nectar ...[Only registered and activated users can see links. ]

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    Default Re: What the hell is this thing?

    +1 Bee fly m8


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    Default Re: What the hell is this thing?

    Pretty decent shot of it that as well. I've not managed to photograph a Beefly. Envious

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    Default Re: What the hell is this thing?

    Without a doubt it is a Wasps Nest.
    We all make mistakes sometimes

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    ハチの巣

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