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    • Ascalaphidae
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    • 蝶角蛉科
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    • Owlflies

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Recent observations

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Observer

pintail

Date

April 27, 2014

Description

Ascalaphus sibiricus

Photos / Sounds

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What

Owlflies Family Ascalaphidae

Observer

magazhu

Date

November 21, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Owlflies Family Ascalaphidae

Observer

camillegonzalez

Date

November 5, 2016 01:21 PM ADT

Description

Localización: Bosque Seco de Guanica
Dominio: Eucarya
Reino: Animalia
Filo: Arthropoda
Clase: Insecta
Orden: Odonata
Familia: Ascalaphidae

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What

Owlflies Family Ascalaphidae

Observer

andreanegron

Date

November 5, 2016 12:41 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Four-spotted Owlfly Ululodes quadripunctatus

Date

July 31, 2016 09:03 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Four-spotted Owlfly Ululodes quadripunctatus

Date

July 31, 2016 08:58 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Four-spotted Owlfly Ululodes quadripunctatus

Date

July 31, 2016 08:55 PM EDT

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Observer

satishnikam

Date

April 15, 2016 08:03 PM HST

Place

kurvande (Google, OSM)

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What

Owlflies Family Ascalaphidae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

October 18, 2016 08:24 PM CEST

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What

Owlflies Family Ascalaphidae

Observer

ericisley

Date

October 26, 2016 11:07 AM CDT

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What

Owlflies Family Ascalaphidae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

October 17, 2016 03:01 PM CEST

Description

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Owlflies Family Ascalaphidae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

October 16, 2016 10:15 PM CEST
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Description from Wikipedia

Owlflies are dragonfly-like insects with large bulging eyes and strongly knobbed antennae. They are neuropterans in the family Ascalaphidae; they are only distantly related to the true flies, and even more distant from the dragonflies and damselflies. They are diurnal or crepuscular predators of other flying insects, and are typically 5 cm (2.0 in) long.

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