Palloptera saltuum? Tunstall Hills, Sunderland

Palloptera saltuum? Tunstall Hills, Sunderland

Observation - Palloptera saltuum? Tunstall Hills, Sunderland - UK and Ireland. Description: Small orange fly with distinctive wing markings – note dark stripe along outer edge of the wings and bolder patch towards the tips. Observation on fringe of grassland area with predominantly nettles and umbellifers.

Small orange fly with distinctive wing markings – note dark stripe along outer edge of the wings and bolder patch towards the tips. Observation on fringe of grassland area with predominantly nettles and umbellifers.