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Wing waving fly

Observed: 2nd September 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:

Small black flies around blackberry hedge. Seem to be waving/vibrating wings in a display. Also rub/clean wings frequently with hind legs, so maybe scent on them?

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