Fly

Fly

Observation - Fly - UK and Ireland. Description: Found in a window photographed, but escaped and later found dead. Length 10mm Head Thorax and abdomen dark metalic green, except for the first two sections of the abdomen which were yellowish orange. the second section had a black spot in the middle.

Found in a window photographed, but escaped and later found dead.
Length 10mm
Head Thorax and abdomen dark metalic green, except for the first two sections of the abdomen which were yellowish orange. the second section had a black spot in the middle.
The thorax and abdomen were sparsely covered with light coloured bristles.
Between the eyes were two small white spots.
The wings were 10mm long clear but smoky with no markings. The haltares were white.
Legs were long, yellow with a darker tarsus.