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Marsh 0710 026

Observed: 3rd June 2009 By: WildpadWildpad’s reputation in InvertebratesWildpad’s reputation in InvertebratesWildpad’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Seen in scrub within Stanpit Marsh NR

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

ophrys's picture

Conopid

I was thinking you had seen the flies today, but notice it was June. Ignore the comment re Myopa...

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fly

Thank you for your suggestions. I will check them out. They are past photos that I have not been able to identify. Just found the iSpot site! It is so helpful.

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The Conopid is more like

The Conopid is more like Sicus ferrugineus, and the other like a Scatophagid.

M.

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flies

Thank you for your suggestions and comments.
Will check them out.

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Dung fly- Scatophagid

Thank you. I was pretty sure this was a dung fly.
Sicus ferrugineus seems extremely likely for the other fly.