Fly - bibio_lanigerus
Fact File
Taken at Tyninghame Bay on 6th May 2018 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.




 


 
 
Fly - bibio_lanigerus.
Scientific Name:
Order:
Family:
Bibio lanigerus.
Diptera.
Bibionidae.
Larval Food:
Adult Food:

Length:

Habitat:
Flies/Found:
Feature:
Roots or scavenging on dead leaves.
Some adults do not eat at all and are quite short-lived,
others feed on Hawthorn pollen.
5 - 8 mm
Hedgerows.
April - May.