IMG_5715loch

IMG_5715loch

Observation - IMG_5715loch - UK and Ireland. Description: Large cranefly with yellow banded abdomen. Darting about and looked to be depositing eggs with its ovipositor. Soil was sandy/gritty for growing alpines outside alpine greenhouses at Wisley

Large cranefly with yellow banded abdomen. Darting about and looked to be depositing eggs with its ovipositor. Soil was sandy/gritty for growing alpines outside alpine greenhouses at Wisley