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Empis tessellata

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Kingdom  Animalia
Genus  Empis
Scientific name  Empis tessellata
Higher classification  Empis
Order  Fly
Family  Empididae
Subgenus  Euempis
Phylum  Arthropoda
Rank  Species
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Similar  Empis, Empididae, Fly, Insect, Brachycera

Dance fly empis tessellata on raspberry flowers


Empis tessellata is a large species of dance fly, in the fly family Empididae. In the United Kingdom, Adults can be seen from April to August, particularly on the flowers of umbellifers. At about 8.5–12 millimetres (0.3–0.5 in), it is the largest British Empis species, though there are other similar sized species in mainland Europe.

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Dance fly empis tessellata on scabiosa


References

Empis tessellata Wikipedia


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