Long Hairy-eyed Bristle Fly
Gold-headed Blue Tachinid Fly
Long Hairy-eyed Bristle Fly (Chaetophthalmus sp ES02)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Flies (Diptera)
Family: Bristle Fly (Tachinidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Long Hairy-eyed Bristle Fly (Chaetophthalmus sp ES02)
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Thank you Tony Daley & Dr Christopher Burwell for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere
~9mm long.

Copyright © 2020-2024 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 04-Jun-2020
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.