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Gnat

Observed: 28th September 2009 By: wad25
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Small (6mm) slender fly, small head, bulky thorax, some banding visible on abdomen, long legs. Trapped in spider's web. Trichocera sp. ?

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

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I don't think it is slender

I don't think it is slender enough for Trichocera, and September is probably too early for them too. Possibly an empid in the broad sense.

John Bratton