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Depressa atrata Lauxaniid fly Seen here on native Chrysocephalum apiculatum.<br />
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5 mm body length. Australia,Depressa atrata,Diptera,Geotagged,Lauxaniidae,Leaf fly,Spring,arthropod,fauna,insect,invertebrate,macro,new south wales Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

    comments (4)

  1. Interesting little fly with a lot of character. Posted one month ago
  2. Love this shot, well done! Posted one month ago
    1. Thank you Ferdy, glad you enjoyed. Apologies for the late reply - have been away from my computer for a week. Posted one month ago
      1. No need for an apology, no timer on this. Hope you had a great week. Posted one month ago

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Depressa atrata is an acalyptrate fly in the family Lauxaniidae.

Similar species: True Flies
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Ruth Spigelman

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Uploaded Mar 4, 2021. Captured Nov 3, 2020 07:43 in 59 Merewether St, Merewether NSW 2291, Australia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/13.0
  • 10/2500s
  • ISO250
  • 105mm