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Picture-winged fly

Observed: 6th June 2011 By: yorkieyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebrates
Urophora cardui 1 IMG_8487
Urophora cardui 1 IMG_8487 1
Description:

Sitting on a nettle leaf. ~6-7mm body length. I've chosen the species from a picture in a field guide which closely matches these photos, though it does say that there are several very similar species, so I can't be sure of the id.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Urophora cardui interacts