Fly / Gnat / MosquitoBibio imitator

Unnamed at Tathra, NSW

Bibio imitator at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016

Identification history

Fly / Gnat / Mosquito Bibio imitator 4 Sep 2017 KerriLee155
Fly / Gnat / Mosquito Bibio imitator 4 Sep 2017 KerriLee155
Unidentified 6 Nov 2016 KerryVance143

1 comment

KerriLee155 wrote:
   4 Sep 2017
Hi Kerry - these are sometimes called Compost Flies, as the larvae are herbivores and - among other vegetation - like living in compost heaps! Nice one!

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Nearby sightings

Dianella caerulea at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Lasiopetalum ferrugineum var. ferrugineum at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Themeda triandra at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Erigeron karvinskianus at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Marsdenia rostrata at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Olearia tomentosa at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Senecio linearifolius at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Allocasuarina littoralis at Tathra, NSW - 1 Nov 2016
Sapromyza sp. at Tathra, NSW - 1 Nov 2016
Glyphipterix sp at Tathra, NSW - 22 Apr 2013
Leptomyrmex erythrocephalus at Tathra, NSW - 21 Apr 2013
Epidesmia tryxaria at Tathra, NSW - 20 Apr 2013
CHRYSOMELIDAE at Tathra, NSW - 16 Apr 2013
Amata nigriceps at Tathra, NSW - 10 Nov 2012
TROMBIDIIDAE at Tathra, NSW - 5 May 2012
Metura elongata at Tathra, NSW - 3 Jul 2008
Dianella caerulea at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Lasiopetalum ferrugineum var. ferrugineum at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Themeda triandra at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Erigeron karvinskianus at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Marsdenia rostrata at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Olearia tomentosa at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Senecio linearifolius at Tathra, NSW - 6 Nov 2016
Allocasuarina littoralis at Tathra, NSW - 1 Nov 2016
Sapromyza sp. at Tathra, NSW - 1 Nov 2016
Glyphipterix sp at Tathra, NSW - 22 Apr 2013
Leptomyrmex erythrocephalus at Tathra, NSW - 21 Apr 2013
Epidesmia tryxaria at Tathra, NSW - 20 Apr 2013
CHRYSOMELIDAE at Tathra, NSW - 16 Apr 2013
Amata nigriceps at Tathra, NSW - 10 Nov 2012
TROMBIDIIDAE at Tathra, NSW - 5 May 2012
Metura elongata at Tathra, NSW - 3 Jul 2008

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 6 Nov 2016 Recorded on
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