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Clouded Daisy Fly - Oxyna nebulosa About 4-5 mm. Feeding on Achillea millefolium.  Animal,Animalia,Arthropoda,Bulgaria,Clouded Daisy Fly,Diptera,Europe,Fruit fly,Geotagged,Insect,Insecta,Oxyna nebulosa,Sofia,Summer,Tephritidae,Trypeta proboscidea,Wildlife Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

    comments (3)

  1. Excellent catch, Jivko! Posted 2 years ago
  2. Gorgeous! Found the common name: Clouded Daisy Fly. Posted 2 years ago
    1. Thank you, Ferdy! I added it to the title and the tags. Posted 2 years ago

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Oxyna nebulosa is a species of fruit flies, Tephritidae family. Plant parasite on Asteraceae. About 4-5 mm. Creating one or more galls, up to half a cm large fleshy, unilocular swellings of the root collar; larva solitary.

Similar species: True Flies
Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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By Jivko Nakev

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Uploaded Jul 2, 2020. Captured Jul 2, 2020 20:22 in g.k. Krasno selo 3Б, 1618 g.k. Krasno selo, Sofia, Bulgaria.
  • E-M1MarkIII
  • f/3.5
  • 1/320s
  • ISO320
  • 30mm