Little spotted fly

Little spotted fly

Observation - Little spotted fly - UK and Ireland. Description: Small (5mm long) silver-grey fly with dark spots, photographed in my conservatory in Ipswich on 20 Sept. I later found the fly dead on the floor so could take some photos under the microscope. I keyed it as far as being Muscidae, and an expert at http://w

Small (5mm long) silver-grey fly with dark spots, photographed in my conservatory in Ipswich on 20 Sept. I later found the fly dead on the floor so could take some photos under the microscope. I keyed it as far as being Muscidae, and an expert at http://www.dipteristsforum.org.uk provided the more specific ID.