One of many similar looking members of the Tephritidae family which have strongly patterned wings. Great care is needed in identifying these species.
Dry grassy areas.
Widespread but scattered records from around Britain, many of the records being from coastal areas.
Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015