Rhamphomyia sulcata

    Description

    This is quite a large dance fly with a grey and pinkish appearance.

    Habitat

    Well vegetated areas.

    When to see it

    Late spring and summer

    Life History

    Males provide females with a nutritious prey item as a nuptial gift

    UK Status

    Quite common and widespread in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map