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Blue-bodied fly

Observed: 16th June 2013 By: orchid_borchid_b’s reputation in Invertebratesorchid_b’s reputation in Invertebratesorchid_b’s reputation in Invertebratesorchid_b’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

About 5mm, on nettles. Kept position but flicked wings in a deliberate fashion - I assume display. The blue 'pruinescence' on tergites reminded me of a dragonfly and seemed unusual for a fly.

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