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Fly - which family?

Observed: 24th June 2011 By: Martin Harvey
Berkshire Moth GroupFSC - Field Studies CouncilSoldierflies and Allies Recording SchemeBuckinghamshire Invertebrate Group
Invertebrates expert
Nematocera - 24-Jun-2011-Doddershall
Description:

This is a tiny (2.5mm length) nematoceran fly, but has distinctive thickened hind femora with spines and a long, single claw on the hind tarsus. The wings have got folded up so I'm struggling to key it out into a family, any suggestions would be appreciated!

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which a biting midge (Ceratopogonidae) interacts