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Snipe-fly

Observed: 30th May 2012 By: T-boneT-bone’s reputation in InvertebratesT-bone’s reputation in InvertebratesT-bone’s reputation in InvertebratesT-bone’s reputation in Invertebrates
Snipe-fly Rhagio scolopacea 2012053001sml
Snipe-fly Rhagio scolopacea 2012053002sml
Description:

These flies seem to be attracted to light grey clothing!

Identifications
Species interactions

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Comments

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Antennae

And crucially the 3rd antennal segment is pointed, which rules out the similar, though very local to the Surrey area, R. strigosus. iSpot has this as R. scolopaceus, which is where you would find many more pictures on the carousel.

Ian
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