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In La Palma, Canary Islands, last October I came across this very fine robber fly dining on a small ichneumon wasp. Can anyone identify the fly, at least give it a generic name, please?
Since you didn't get an ID on this forum yet, let me suggest some sites/forums that could help you:
Project Noah "is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere". http://www.projectnoah.org/
BugGuide.Net "Identification, Images, & Information For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin For the United States & Canada" http://bugguide.net/node/view/15740
What’s That Bug? "Do you have a bug you need identified? Do you want to submit an interesting photo of a bug?" http://www.whatsthatbug.com/
iSpot "Learn more about wildlife, share your interest with a friendly community and get help identifying what you have seen". http://www.ispotnature.org/
You can contact the Amateur Entomologist's Society http://www.amentsoc.org/insects/what-bug-is-this/ or ask for help the professionals at the Royal Entomological Society
I have only just got back to Bug Forum and seen your helpful comments. Thank you. I shall follow it up.