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A close-up of a red-footed cannibalfly taken by Frankfort resident Michael Fagan at Hickory Creek was the top photo in August for the Forest Preserve District of Will County’s Preserve the Moment photo contest. Photo Submitted
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1:11 pm CDT September 24, 2018

A carnivorous cannibalfly chewed up the competition in August’s portion of the Forest Preserve District of Will County’s Preserve the Moment photo contest.

The shot of the red-footed cannibalfly, taken by Michael Fagan at Hickory Creek Preserve, is a close-up of this bug-eyed predator which feasts on bees, wasps and other flies, as well as larger prey such as grasshoppers.