Observer

Tags / Aspects

none

Description

Louse fly (hippoboscidae spp.) ?
David Francis and Mark Ridgway verified it as Tapeigaster.

Date & Time

  2015-04-08 10:38 AM

Location

-37.786006 , 144.924927 : 25.331 m

Near Newmarket, Flemington VIC 3031, Australia

Discussion

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  1. David Francis  Thomas, the head isn't flattened dorsoventrally and there's no piercing mouthparts, so I don't think it's a Louse Fly. It looks like a "Mushroom Fly", Heteromyzidae: Tapeigaster? http://natureshare.org.au/observations/53b39857e35eb1298401021c?species=Tapeigaster+luteipennis

    Reply • 21 Apr 2015

  2. Mark Ridgway  I agree Tapeigaster

    Reply • 22 Apr 2015




NS Observation No. 5534DA01ED2A89D20D0000B2
Created 2015-04-20 08:50 PM (about 4 years ago)
Created By Thomas N.
Updated 2015-04-25 04:53 PM (about 4 years ago)
Updated By Russell Best
Edits 4
Photo Quality good-for-id
Camera Date-Stamp Yes
Camera Geotag No
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