Moth fly heaven

Moth fly heaven

Observation - Moth fly heaven - UK and Ireland. Description: Masses of these tiny moth-like flies, maybe of several species, flitting about and resting on leaves in the garden today. They love humid, cloudy weather. Hard to get clear photos due to tiny 5mm size and shade loving habit, but one pic shows 2 purplish

Masses of these tiny moth-like flies, maybe of several species, flitting about and resting on leaves in the garden today. They love humid, cloudy weather. Hard to get clear photos due to tiny 5mm size and shade loving habit, but one pic shows 2 purplish markings on the top of the head and another shows attractive iridescence in the wings.