Dash-marked Flower-loving Fly
Female: palps
Ellura
Short-tongued Flower-loving Fly
Female: dorsal
 
    
Dash-marked Flower-loving Fly (Apiocera sp ES3)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Flies (Diptera)
Family: Flower-loving Fly (Apioceridae)
Species: Dash-marked Flower-loving Fly (Apiocera sp ES3)
This Photo:     Female: ventral

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~15mm long.
The only specimen of this species we've found was already dead unfortunately.

Copyright © 2020- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 08-Nov-2020
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.