Moth Flies - Psychodidae sp.

    Alt Name
    Owl Midges, Drain Flies, Owl Flies

    There are 99 UK species in the Psychodidae family. They are typically small with pointed, hairy wings. They are particularly difficult to identify to species so this entry is solely to provide an illustration of the group in general. It is not possible to record an Owl Midge on NatureSpot unless it has been identified to species level.

    Identification difficulty

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    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

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