S2, Wing Venation
|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)|
|Family:||Woodlouse Fly (Rhinophoridae)|
|Species:||Woodlouse Fly (Axinia cornuta)|
|This Photo:||S2, Head|
Thank you Dr Chris Lambkin for identifying and Tony Daley for helping with the id of this species for us
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~4mm long with very large orange antennae.
To the naked eye the antennae look like pollen stuck to the face.
We found 2 specimens on consecutive nights at a night light sheet in March.