Flies – Diptera


Species Galleries – Flies

Nematocera – Craneflies

Spotted Crane-fly - Nephrotoma appendiculata
Spotted Crane-fly
Nephrotoma appendiculata
Cranefly - Nephrotoma crocata
Nephrotoma crocata
Tiger Cranefly - Nephrotoma flavescens
Tiger Cranefly
Nephrotoma flavescens
Nephrotoma scurra
Nephrotoma scurra
Ptychoptera contaminata
Ptychoptera contaminata
Tipula oleracea
Tipula oleracea
Tipula rufina
Tipula rufina
Tipula varipennis
Tipula varipennis
Tipula vernalis
Tipula vernalis
Tipula vittata
Tipula vittata

Bibionidae – St Mark’s Flies

Bibio leucopterus
Bibio leucopterus
Bibio pomonae
Bibio pomonae
St Marks-fly - Bibio marci
St Marks-fly
Bibio marci
Fever Fly - Dilophus febrilis
Dilophus febrilis
Fever Fly

Psychodidae – Moth Flies

Psychodidae
Psychodidae

Chironomidae – Non-biting Midges

Tanypus punctipennis
Tanypus punctipennis

Rhagionidae – Snipeflies

Black Snipefly - Chrysopilus cristatus
Black Snipefly
Chrysopilus cristatus
Downlooker Snipefly - Rhagio scolopaceus
Downlooker Snipefly
Rhagio scolopaceus
Marsh Snipefly - Rhagio tringarius
Marsh Snipefly
Rhagio tringarius

Tabanidae – Horseflies

Twin-lobed Deerfly - Chrysops relictus
Chrysops relictus
Twin-lobed Deerfly
Black-horned Cleg - Haematopota crassicornis
Haematopota crassicornis
Black-horned Cleg
Notch-horned Cleg - Haematopota pluvialis
Haematopota pluvialis
Notch-horned Cleg
Hybomitra distinguenda
Hybomitra distinguenda
Large Marsh Horsefly - Tabanus autumnalis
Tabanus autumnalis
Large Marsh Horsefly
Dark Giant Horsefly - Tabanus sudeticus
Tabanus sudeticus
Dark Giant Horsefly

Stratiomidae – Soldierflies

Murky-legged Black Legionnaire - Beris chalybata
Beris chalybata
Murky-legged Black Legionnaire
Long-horned Black Legionnaire - Beris geniculata
Beris geniculata
Long-horned Black Legionnaire
Common Orange Legionnaire - Beris vallata
Beris vallata
Common Orange Legionnaire
Barred Snout - Nemotelus uliginosus
Nemotelus uliginosus
Barred Snout
Broad Centurian - Chloromyia formosa
Chloromyia formosa
Broad Centurian
Common Green Colonel - Oplodontha viridula
Oplodontha viridula
Common Green Colonel
Four-barred Major - Oxycera rara
Oxycera rara
Four-barred Major
Three-lined Soldier - Oxycera trilineata
Oxycera trilineata
Three-lined Soldier
Banded General - Stratiomys potamida
Stratiomys potamida
Banded General
Flecked General - Stratiomys singularior
Stratiomys singularior
Flecked General

Bombyliidae – Bee-flies

Bee-fly - Bombylius major
Bombylius major
Bee-fly

Bombyliidae – Stilettoflies

Common Stilletto - Thereva cf. nobilitata
Thereva cf. nobilitata
Common Stilletto

Asilidae – Robberflies

Stripe-legged Robberfly - Dioctria baumhaueri
Dioctria baumhaueri
Stripe-legged Robberfly
Common Red-legged Robberfly - Dioctria rufipes
Dioctria rufipes
Common Red-legged Robberfly
Spring Heath Robberfly - Lasiopogon cinctus
Lasiopogon cinctus
Spring Heath Robberfly
Slender-footed Robberfly - Leptarthrus brevirostris
Leptarthrus brevirostris
Slender-footed Robberfly
Striped Slender Robberfly - Leptogaster cylindrica
Leptogaster cylindrica
Striped Slender Robberfly
Kite-tailed Robberfly - Machimus atricapillus
Machimus atricapillus
Kite-tailed Robberfly
Common Awl Robberfly - Neoitamus cyanurus
Neoitamus cyanurus
Common Awl Robberfly

Empididae – Dagger Flies

Empis tessellata
Empis tessellata
Dagger Fly - Empis livida
Empis livida
Empis opaca
Empis opaca

Dolichopodidae – Long-legged Flies

Poecilobothrus nobilitatus
Poecilobothrus nobilitatus

Syrphidae – Hoverflies

Anasimyia contracta
Anasimyia contracta
Baccha elongata
Baccha elongata
Cheilosia albitarsis agg.
Cheilosia albitarsis agg.
Cheilosia grossa
Cheilosia grossa
Hoverfly - Chelosia illustrata
Chelosia illustrata
Cheilosia pagana
Cheilosia pagana
Cheilosia scutellata
Cheilosia scutellata
Cheilosia variabilis
Cheilosia variabilis
Chrysogaster solstitialis
Chrysogaster solstitialis
Chrysotoxum bicinctum
Chrysotoxum bicinctum
Criorhina floccosa
Criorhina floccosa
Dasysyrphus albostriatus
Dasysyrphus albostriatus
Hoverfly - Dasysyrphus tricinctus
Dasysyrphus tricinctus
Dasysyrhus venustus
Dasysyrhus venustus
Epistrophe diaphana
Epistrophe diaphana
Epistrophe eligans
Epistrophe eligans
Epistrophe nitidicollis
Epistrophe nitidicollis
Eristalinus sepulchralis
Eristalinus sepulchralis
Eristalis arbustorum
Eristalis arbustorum
Eristalis horticola
Eristalis horticola
Eristalis nemorum
Eristalis nemorum
Eristalis intricarius
Eristalis intricarius
Eristalis pertinax
Eristalis pertinax
Eristalis tenax
Eristalis tenax
Eristalis similis
Eristalis similis
Marmalade Hoverfly - Episyrphus balteatus
Episyrphus balteatus
Eumerus sp.
Eumerus sp.
Eupeodes corollae
Eupeodes corollae
Eupeodes latifasciatus
Eupeodes latifasciatus
Eupeodes luniger
Eupeodes luniger
Ferdinandea cuprea
Ferdinandea cuprea
Hoverfly - Helophilus hybridus
Helophilus hybridus
Helophilus pendulus
Helophilus pendulus
Helophilus trivittatus
Helophilus trivittatus
Leucozona glaucia
Leucozona glaucia
Leucozona laternaria
Leucozona laternaria
Leucozona lucorum
Leucozona lucorum
Melangyna compositarum / labiatarum ?
Melangyna compositarum / labiatarum
Melanostoma mellinum
Melanostoma mellinum
Melanostoma scalare
Melanostoma scalare
Meliscaeva cinctella
Meliscaeva cinctella
Myathropa florea
Myathropa florea
Parhelophilus
Parhelophilus sp.
Pipiza sp.
Pipiza sp.
Pipizella
Pipizella sp.
Platycheirus albimanus
Platycheirus albimanus
Platycheirus fulviventris
Platycheirus fulviventris
Platycheirus granditarsus
Platycheirus granditarsus
Platycheirus manicatus
Platycheirus manicatus
Platycheirus peltatus
Platycheirus peltatus
Platycheirus rosarum
Platycheirus rosarum
Platycheirus scutatus agg.
Platycheirus scutatus agg.
Hoverfly - Rhingia campestris
Rhingia campestris
Scaeva pyrastri
Scaeva pyrastri
Scaeva selenitica
Scaeva selenitica
Sericomyia lappona
Sericomyia lappona
Bog Hoverfly - Sericomyia silentis
Sericomyia silentis
Sphaerophoria scripta
Sphaerophoria scripta
Syritta pipiens
Syritta pipiens
Syrphus ribesii
Syrphus ribesii
Triglyphus primus
Triglyphus primus
Hoverfly - Tropidia scita
Tropidia scita
Hoverfly - Volucella bombaylans
Volucella bombaylans
Volucella pellucens
Volucella pellucens
Xylota jakutorum
Xylota jakutorum
Xylota segnis
Xylota segnis

Conopidae – Thick-headed Flies

Conops flavipes
Conops flavipes
Conops quadrifasciatus
Conops quadrifasciatus
Physocephala rufipes
Physocephala rufipes
Sicus ferrugineus
Sicus ferrugineus

Micropezidae – Stilt-legged flies

Micropeza corrigiolata
Micropeza corrigiolata

Pallopteridae, Ulidiidae, Platystomatidae & Tephritidae – Picture-winged Flies

Ceroxys urticae
Ceroxys urticae
Euleia heraclei
Euleia heraclei
Tephritis formosa
Tephritis formosa
Terellia ruficauda
Terellia ruficauda
Thistle Gall Fly - Urophora cardui
Urophora cardui
Thistle Gall Fly
Urophora jaceana agg.
Urophora jaceana agg.
Urophora quadrifasciata
Urophora quadrifasciata
Urophora stylata
Urophora stylata

Sciomyzidae – Snail-killing Flies

Coremacera marginata
Coremacera marginata
Sepedon sphegea
Sepedon sphegea
Trypetoptera punctulata
Trypetoptera punctulata

Chloropidae – Grass Flies

Thaumatomyia cf. notata
Thaumatomyia cf. notata

Scathophagidae – Dungflies

Yellow Dung Fly - Scathophaga stercoraria
Scathophaga stercoraria
Yellow Dung Fly

Heleomyzidae

Suillia affinis [A]
Suillia affinis

Muscidae – Houseflies & Allies

Mesembrina meridiana
Mesembrina meridiana

Calliphoridae – Blow Flies

Cynomya mortuorum
Cynomya mortuorum

Tachinidae – Parasitic Flies

Dexiosoma caninum
Dexiosoma caninum
Gymnocheta viridis
Gymnocheta viridis
Phasia hemiptera
Phasia hemiptera
Tachina fera
Tachina fera
Tachina grossa
Tachina grossa
Voria ruralis
Voria ruralis