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Tachinid Fly

Eriothrix rufomaculata (Diptera: Tachinidae).  In the second half of the summer it is a common sight on thistle and knapweed flowerheads in long grass.

Photos taken in Whiteknights Park, Reading, UK, on 2013-07-20.

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