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Tephritid Fly

Observed: 1st March 2010 By: RHomanRHoman’s reputation in InvertebratesRHoman’s reputation in InvertebratesRHoman’s reputation in InvertebratesRHoman’s reputation in InvertebratesRHoman’s reputation in Invertebrates
A picture-winged fly
Description:

A picture-winged fly, disturbed from a privet hedge from where it flew on to my car, in yesterday's mild weather. How does it spend the winter?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Tephritis formosa interacts

Comments

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Overwintering Tephritis

Tephritis species overwinter as adults - in any handy holes, under leaf litter etc etc.

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Overwintering

Thanks for the info.

Robert

Robert Homan