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Eustalomyia festiva (Zetterstedt, 1845)

Eustalomyia festiva
  • Cambridge, 18 Jul 2016
  • Family: Anthomyiidae
  • Flies in the Anthomyiidae use a wide variety of food sources. The prevailing view appears to be that the larvae of this species are kleptoparasites, feeding on flies stored by sphecid wasps.
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Lucilia caesar (Linnaeus, 1758)

Lucilia caesar
  • Cambridge, 5 Nov 2000
  • Family: Calliphoridae
  • Adults & Larvae feed on rotting flesh & dung
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Cistogaster globosa (Fabricius, 1775)

Cistogaster globosa
  • Cambridge, 4 Jul 2018
  • Family: Tachinidae
  • Male: females are all black
  • Parasitic on the Bishop's Mitre Shield Bug Aelia acuminata
  • Formerly confined to a few sites in southern Britain, it has considerably extended its range in recent years
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Eriothrix rufomaculata (DeGeer, 1776)

Eriothrix rufomaculata
  • Cambridge, 18 Aug 2002
  • Family: Tachinidae
  • Larvae thought to parasitise moth caterpillars but details not known
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Phasia hemiptera (Fabricius, 1794)

Phasia hemiptera
  • Cambridge (Coldhams Common TL472593), 28 Jul 2009
  • Family: Tachinidae
  • Parasitises pentatomid bugs
  • Synonym: Alophora hemiptera
  • Enlarged photo
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Tachina fera (Linnaeus, 1761)

Tachina fera
  • Cambridge, 25 May 2002
  • Family: Tachinidae
  • Larvae parasitise various moth caterpillars
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