Fly - Empis Levida
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 20th June 2017 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode.
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Fly - Empis Levida.
Spedies:
Order:
Family:
Superfamily:
Empis levida.
Diptera.
Empididae.
Empidoidea: Dance Fly
Adult Food:
Description:

Length:

Habitat:
Flies/Found:
Feature:
Nectar and other  insects.
The male's abdomen is brownish, and his wings appear faintly brown and clouded. The female's abdomen is gray and her wings are clear.
Males: 7 - 9 mm. Female: 7.5 - 10 mm.
Hedgerows.
April - July.