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Species Account for Trichopsomyia flavitarsis

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Trichopsomyia flavitarsis  (Meigen, 1822)
Diptera: Syrphidae: Syrphidae

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Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Essex Vulnerable

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Taxonomic group: hoverflies (Diptera: Syrphidae) - Part county data   
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Essex Red Data List comment
There are only two Essex records, from Brightlingsea (1980s) and Sunshine Plain in Epping Forest (2000). It is normally associated with heathy habitats. The larvae feed on gall-producing Psyllids on Juncus articulatus.


Broad Habitat Data (based on 1 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 1 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 3 records with habitat detail and method information)

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