Blunt March Fly
Male, profile
Blunt March Fly
Female, Eye
Blunt March Fly (Dasybasis hebes)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Flies (Diptera)
Family: Deer Fly (Tabanidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Blunt March Fly (Dasybasis hebes)
This Photo:     Male, Eye

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~17mm long female. Very short-hairy eyes.

Copyright © 2014-2024 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 26-Feb-2014
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.