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Species Account for Nemotelus pantherinus

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Nemotelus pantherinus  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Diptera: Larger Brachycera: Stratiomyidae

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Taxonomic group: soldier flies and allies (Diptera: Larger Brachycera) - County data   
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This soldier fly is widespread but very local, mainly in Wales and the southern half of England. It is usually found in fens and calcareous flushes where the aquatic larvae also live. Whilst it can occur in coastal districts, it is the most frequent of the black and white Nemotelus to be found inland (Stubbs & Drake 2001). The species has been recorded from only a few Essex localities. References

Species text last edited on Tue Mar 20th 2007 by user 3


Broad Habitat Data (based on 11 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 4 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 4 records with habitat detail and method information)

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