Thread subject: Diptera.info :: Trichopoda pennipes (male). OK
Posted by John Carr on 08-09-2013 16:13
This should be a male. Females lack orange on the wing and usually have a dark-tipped abdomen.
In America, these flies enjoy feeding on Daucus carota
and I'm sure they are happy to be in Europe where the plant is native.
Edited by John Carr on 08-09-2013 16:14