« Beetle | Main | Hoverflies »

Tephritid Fly

A female Tephritis formosa (Diptera: Tephritidae) on an ivy flower (Hedera helix).  Now we are into September, Tephritid flies are much scarcer than they were just a month ago.

Photo taken in the field below Chazey Wood, near Caversham, UK, on 2012-09-03.

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
All HTML will be escaped. Hyperlinks will be created for URLs automatically.