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Picture wing fly

Observed: 8th August 2011 By: Chris NewberryChris Newberry’s reputation in InvertebratesChris Newberry’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

10 - 15mm fly with mottled wing pattern

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Matt Smith's picture

Picture Wings?

The only other Phasia species we have in the UK (for the present) with patterened wings is P.obesa, a much smaller species with just a hint of markings on the wings. Only the males have wingshades in both species.

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kcf32's picture

Picture Wings?

Thanks for the information about other species.

Keith