Tephritid Fruit Fly (Chetostoma curvinerve)
Although there's evidence this fly is becoming a little more wide-spread in the UK, records remain very sparse.
Nevertheless, it's an attractive and distinctive species which should be relatively easy to spot when and where it appears?
The males have an unusual feature which you can read about here:
''Chetostoma curvinerve'' is a species of tephritid or fruit flies in the genus ''Chetostoma'' of the family Tephritidae.
Similar species: True Flies
Uploaded Mar 18, 2023. Captured Mar 17, 2023 17:18 in 33 Crespin Way, Brighton BN1 7FG, UK.