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Sepsid scavenger fly Sepsids are slender, tiny flies that resemble minute, winged ants. They are usually black in colour, sometimes lustrous, and sometimes with silvery hairs on the thorax as here. <br />
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5 mm length<br />
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Sepsid scavenger fly

Sepsids are slender, tiny flies that resemble minute, winged ants. They are usually black in colour, sometimes lustrous, and sometimes with silvery hairs on the thorax as here.

5 mm length

    comments (5)

  1. Ruth ,you got better eyes then me. Interesting little fly. Posted one month ago
    1. Ha, not a chance without the bifocals these days. Posted one month ago
  2. Yes it is frustrating sometimes. I am glad that I get my eye sight back to normal on Friday when the last eye has the cataract removed. Then I don’t have to fumble around with camera settings and much of the time trouble with focusing problems. Posted one month ago
    1. Wonderful news Ernst. Both my parents had this done as well and I know how much it helps restore quality of life. Posted one month ago
  3. Love the composition here, great work Ruth. Posted 29 days ago

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By Ruth Spigelman

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Uploaded Jul 28, 2021. Captured Apr 5, 2020 11:04 in 47 Yule Rd, Merewether NSW 2291, Australia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/10.0
  • 10/2500s
  • ISO250
  • 105mm