Grey Tachnid fly

Grey Tachnid fly

Observation - Grey Tachnid fly. Description: Grey fly, long orange legs, moderately bristly. Wings clear and colourless with orange bases. Size and shape of bluebottle. However 4th long wing vein does not seem to bend forward. Eyes curved, not polygonal. Face silver. Feeding on ivy flowers in s

Grey fly, long orange legs, moderately bristly. Wings clear and colourless with orange bases. Size and shape of bluebottle. However 4th long wing vein does not seem to bend forward. Eyes curved, not polygonal. Face silver. Feeding on ivy flowers in sunny sheltered spot.