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Fruit Fly (Drosophila immigrans) | by Martin Cooper Ipswich
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Fruit Fly (Drosophila immigrans)

Posing on the lid of the compost heap.

ID confirmed by Paul Beuk - see www.dipteristsforum.org.uk/t3655-Drosophila-immigrans%3F....

 

Only one record for this species in Suffolk, at Ickworth 10 years ago... and yet there must be hundreds in my compost bin!

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Taken on March 8, 2014