Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Psilodera
Family: Acroceridae (Insecta/Diptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
fasciata
NOTES

A small fly with a humped back and a hairy thorax. The proboscis is long and the adults feed on nectar.


AUTHORITY
(Wiedemann, 1819)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: The abdomen is banded in black and white. The legs are yellow
Colour: Black
Notes: White bands on the abdomen
Colour: White
Common Name
Fly
Small headed fly
Habitat
NOTES: Caught round flowers in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Psilodera contigua



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