Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Psychoda
Family: Psychodidae (Insecta/Diptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
sp. 79
NOTES

A small, very hairy fly with broad wings which are pointed apically and are held roof-like over the body when at rest. The flies do not bite. The larvae live in moist soil.


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


Colour
Notes: A dull grey fly
Colour: Grey
Common Name
Fly
Moth fly
Habitat
NOTES: Common in bathrooms
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Toxicity
Have been linked to inhalant allergies
Months
All year



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