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Black fly - aphid alate?

Observed: 9th May 2011 By: Thomas J. Richardson
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Black fly

Very small, body maybe 2 or 3 mm

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Indet. Aphid (Aphididae) interacts


Alan Thornhill's picture

certainly an aphid ...

... but I doubt if it's possible to ID to species from your photo

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Thanks Alan.