What is this bearded bee/fly bug?

Discussion in 'Gardening' started by PortlandHen, Jun 26, 2017.

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  1. PortlandHen

    PortlandHen Songster

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    IMG_5739.JPG IMG_5740.JPG Hey fellow gardeners,

    Do you know what this bug is? I'm not worried about it and it's leaving the chickens alone, but I'm curious. It has a beard! It seemed a bit aggressive so I took a photo and left. It's about an inch long and was eating a dragonfly?

    Thanks!
    Chelsey
     
  2. Tina Shelton

    Tina Shelton In the Brooder

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    He's a scary little guy!
     

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