Alderfly
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 19th May 2021 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 23rd April 2020 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode.
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Alder Fly

Taken at Baron's Haugh on 4th May 2016 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode
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 Alderfly.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Sialis lutaria.
Megaloptera.
Sialidae
Larval Food:
Adult Food:
Length:

Habitat:
Flies/Found:
Feature:
Small invertebrates.
Small invertebrates.
< 25 mm.
On vegetation near slow-flowing streams or close to ponds.
May - June.
Adults live two-three days only, reproducing, without feeding.