Friday
Feb062015

Eggs

Ac couple of years ago, I broke open the rotten trunk of a conifer tree and came across these.  I think they are slugs eggs.

Photo taken in the Wilderness, Whiteknights Park, Reading, UK, on 2013-04-14.

Thursday
Feb052015

Platystomatid Fly

Platystoma seminationis (Diptera: Platystomatidae).

Photos taken in the field below Chazey Wood, near Caversham, UK, on 2012-06-19.

Wednesday
Feb042015

Platypezid Fly

A female platypezid fly (Diptera: Platypezidae).  I am not sure of the species nor genus.

Photos taken in Whiteknights Park, Reading, UK, on 2010-10-16.

 

Tuesday
Feb032015

Ephydrid Fly

Notophila riparia (Diptera: Ephydridae).

Photo taken in Whiteknights Park, Reading, UK, on 2012-06-15.

Monday
Feb022015

Lauxaniid Fly

A Minettia sp, possibly a member of the Minettia fasciata species group (Diptera: Lauxaniidae).

Photo taken in Whiteknights Park, Reading, UK, on 2012-06-10.