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Tachinidae (family)

Unidentified Bristle fly at suppressed

Tachinidae (family) at suppressed - 17 Jan 2023
Tachinidae (family) at suppressed - 17 Jan 2023
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Identification history

Tachinidae (family) 31 Jan 2023 KimberiRP
Tachinidae (family) 22 Jan 2023 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 18 Jan 2023 Paul4K

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Species information

  • Tachinidae (family) Scientific name
  • Unidentified Bristle fly Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 17 Jan 2023 10:30 AM Recorded on
  • Paul4K Recorded by

Additional information

  • Cassinia aculeata Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Alive / healthy Animal health
  • Feeding on nectar or pollen Insect behaviour on flower
  • True Pollinator Insect on Flower

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  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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