Caro's picture


Observed: 8th June 2013 By: Caro

6 legs with one pair of wings (I think), large eyes on side of head (red) 2 antenna, hairs all over but not like a bee. Likes cow parsley and has a long tongue!

Species interactions

No interactions present.


keefykeefy's picture

Wow. That is a really good

Wow. That is a really good picture. I think it is a Fly but no idea which one.

Amadan's picture

It is a great shot -

But you need to change the category to "Invertebrates", as the Clever People are often too busy to look at posts that are not in their area of interest.

oceanlis2000's picture

This fly has been identified as female Phaonia rufiventris

I enclose the link below

Stephane is an expert so his ID is 100% accurate