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Orange Fly for ID

Observed: 20th June 2012 By: ranon.2011ranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebrates
20.06.2012 Orange fly for ID (5)
20.06.2012 Orange fly for ID (11)
20.06.2012 Orange fly for ID (13)
Description:

Fly [?] with orange body with a darker end to the abdomen and wings with black markings. This one was on a thistle but another was with Cinnabar moth caterpillars on ragwort.

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gino.brignoli's picture

This is a tephritid fly

This is a tephritid fly (picture-wing fly) although I'm not absolutely certain of the species.

Gino