Thick-headed fly

Thick-headed fly

Observation - Thick-headed fly - UK and Ireland. Description: Conopid on Garden Ivy. IDd as likely to be a male L. signatus rather than L. brevirostris by David Clements based on what is visible of the abdominal patterning, the flight date and the garden ivy location. Posted for comparison with other recent image

Conopid on Garden Ivy. IDd as likely to be a male L. signatus rather than L. brevirostris by David Clements based on what is visible of the abdominal patterning, the flight date and the garden ivy location. Posted for comparison with other recent images and to add to location /habitat info.