borismorris2510's picture

Flies

Observed: 18th May 2010 By: borismorris2510
Description:

Has anyone else noted the number of either snall flies or midges there are about today? the are tillions of them, it's like a scene from 'The African Queen'

Identifications

No identification made yet.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Martin Harvey's picture

midges in springtime

Lots of insects of all sorts are taking to the air now we have some sunshine and higher temperatures! True midges and a number of other flies, such as the St Mark's Fly group, are very much in evidence.

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Entomologist and biological recorder