Parasitoid

by Jon Laysell August. 18, 2011 2938 views

Thanks very much to Ricky who came to my rescue and identified this little beast. It is the fly eriothrix rufomaculata, one of the Tachnids [tachinidae.org.uk].

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Yves Monast 5 years, 8 months ago

nice macro love it!!

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Ricardo 5 years, 8 months ago

[i] Eriothrix rufomaculatus[/i]? I don't know..I can't see the abdomen correctly ))) but it is a tachina fly

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Ricardo 5 years, 8 months ago

it is a tachinidae fly jon ;) go look after the specie..and it is a parasite! I hate when they are on my caterpillars! grr!

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