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There are only two mottled-winged Rhagio, this and strigosus. The 3rd antennal segment is pointed in scolopaceus, not in strigosus, so this is scolopaceus (feature visible in 2nd picture).
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strigosus a later species, with a short peak 2nd half of June/1st half of July. Habitat woodland edge. Distribution southern England, Red Data Book (according to my species-by-month larger-brachycera-workshop chart)
- scolopaceus peaking early May to the end of august, wet grassland and woodland, widespread
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This is really useful information!
Lat/Lng: 51.3, -0.2
OS grid ref: TQ2757