Fly / Gnat / MosquitoPlecia dimidiata

Lovebug at Tathra, NSW

Plecia dimidiata at Tathra, NSW - 8 Oct 2012

Identification history

Fly / Gnat / Mosquito Plecia dimidiata 4 Sep 2017 KerriLee155
Unidentified 5 Nov 2016 KerryVance143

1 comment

KerriLee155 wrote:
   4 Sep 2017
Hi Kerry - I imagine that when you spotted this one, there were many, many more!? The adults tend to swarm and are often seen as mated pairs - hence the common name of 'lovebugs' :)

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 8 Oct 2012 Recorded on
  • KerryVance Recorded by
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