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We are normally open to the public at our centre at Wat Tyler Country Park every Saturday, Sunday and bank holiday between 11am and 4pm. We are also usually open on Wednesdays between 10am and 4pm.

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Species Account for Stratiomys singularior

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Stratiomys singularior  (Harris, [1776])
Diptera: Larger Brachycera: Stratiomyidae

Stratiomys singularior male 2 Copyright: Peter Harvey

 
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National status: Scarce
Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Regionally Important



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Taxonomic group: soldier flies and allies (Diptera: Larger Brachycera) - County data   
 
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Stratiomys singularior is a spectacular large yellowish soldier fly of brackish marshes and fens, found mainly on brackish coastal marshes. It is widespread but very local in Britain. The larvae are detritus feeding in shallow, sometimes temporary pools and are resistant to desiccation. References

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

Habitats

Broad Habitat Data (based on 21 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 1 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 19 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 19 records with habitat detail and method information)

Recorded management for locations with Stratiomys singularior

Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Stratiomys singularior

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