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St Marks Fly

Observed: 9th May 2011 By: LordMuzzyLordMuzzy’s reputation in InvertebratesLordMuzzy’s reputation in InvertebratesLordMuzzy’s reputation in InvertebratesLordMuzzy’s reputation in InvertebratesLordMuzzy’s reputation in Invertebrates
St Marks Fly
St Marks Fly 1
Description:

Encountered in huge numbers at Bempton cliffs last weekend, everyone was covered in them.. Quite unpleasant!

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which St Marks Fly (Bibio marci) interacts

Comments

Fenwickfield's picture

Same problem

I have load's around my home at the moment and all I can say is that when you go out,breath through your nose as you may swallow them,plus they get in your hair too.

Fenwickfield

LordMuzzy's picture

Unpleasant

Nightmare mate, they take some shaking off too!