Thread subject: Diptera.info :: Eye flies: Amiota & Phortica
Posted by Nikita Vikhrev on 12-08-2018 16:24
Thank you for your reply Jan. The fact that all specimens collected around face are males really lead to "cherchez la femme" explanation. For example, if one collects flies from horse eyes, the vast majority of Musca, Fannia or Hydrotaea are females which feed on tears.
Edited by Nikita Vikhrev on 13-08-2018 16:06