Seen on log brought into house. Specimen retained if needed
No interactions present.
Dan, have you looked at the key to barkflies on the recording scheme website? It's only a guide, as confirmed identifications often need microscopic examination, but a selection of species with reduced wings is shown here:
Entomologist and biological recorder
Thanks Martin. I did hear a key was available and that looks like a great one. Time for some stereo microscope work...
Biodiversity Officer - Shropshire
The web key linked above is a good starting place, but for detailed ID you'll also need the RES key:
and the errata list for that key, which is available from:
Lat/Lng: 52.7, -2.8
OS grid ref: SJ4913