Sapromyza quadricincta


    A small (4 mm) pale orange coloured fly.

    Identification difficulty

    Varied habitats, but often in shaded areas with some trees and shrubs, and on post industrial sites.

    When to see it

    Late May to early September.

    UK Status

    Status in Britain is difficult to determine due to lack of records, although it is thought to be scarce.

    VC55 Status

    Rare or under recorded in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map