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Species Account for Stratiomys singularior

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

Stratiomys singularior male Copyright: Peter Harvey

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Taxonomic group: soldier flies and allies (Diptera: Larger Brachycera) - County data

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Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Regionally Important

Records: 169
First Record: 1935
Latest Record: 2020

1992-on hectads: 18
Pre-1992 hectads: 18
Total hectads: 21
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Species text
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


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 22 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 169 records with habitat detail and method information)

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