Subject: Owlfly South Africa
Geographic location of the bug: KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Time: 05:58 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: I found this Owlfly on a pumpkin leaf in the early evening. I’ve not seen one before and would like to identity which Owlfly it is.
How you want your letter signed: Katherine
Owlflies belong to the family Ascalaphidae. Your individual resembles this individual posted to iSpot, but it is not identified to the species level.