Mark at Magdalen's picture

ClusterFly

Observed: 7th March 2011 By: Mark at MagdalenMark at Magdalen’s reputation in InvertebratesMark at Magdalen’s reputation in InvertebratesMark at Magdalen’s reputation in InvertebratesMark at Magdalen’s reputation in Invertebrates
ClusterFly
Description:

In a sunny patch of tree trunk in small wooded area. About the size of a house fly.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

grant burleigh's picture

Clusterfly

Ecological note: Pollenia is parasitic on earthworms

Mark at Magdalen's picture

I didn't know that!

I didn't know that!

ophrys's picture

rudis

Just happened upon this...what makes it Pollenia rudis? I thought that there were several options for Pollenia and that from a photo specific ID would be difficult.

Ian
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