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FLIES WITH SNOUTS

Observed: 28th April 2010 By: foxyfoxy’s reputation in Invertebratesfoxy’s reputation in Invertebratesfoxy’s reputation in Invertebratesfoxy’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Flies with snout like projections on their heads,orangy red,heads and abdomens.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Also known as the "Heineken Fly", on the grounds that its snout enables it to take refreshment from parts other flies cannot reach ... (apologies for Dipterists'/beer-drinkers' sense of humour)

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Entomologist and biological recorder