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Fly.

Observed: 16th November 2012 By: Sammo
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Description:

shiny body, shimmers green in light

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Diptera interacts

Comments

ophrys's picture

Green

There are several different green flies, from different genera, and you would need a far sharper photo to get to a species. Have a look at the links below...

http://thetopshamnaturalist.blogspot.co.uk/2010/02/six-green-bottles.html

http://thetopshamnaturalist.blogspot.co.uk/2010/03/more-greenbottles.html

Ian
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Martin Harvey's picture

links

Thanks for those links Ian, and thanks to Tim Worfolk for adding them to his blog, they explain the situation very well.

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