Latest recording scheme newsletter now available

Newsletter no. 2 for the Soldierflies and Allies Recording Scheme has now been distributed to DF members, and is also available to download or read online.

Many thanks to all who have contributed to this issue - there are some fascinating insights into the species. Contents include:

  • Finding the Southern Silver-stiletto
  • Recent record highlights
  • Recording scheme website and other online activity
  • Solva marginata and Neopachygaster meromelas in a Reigate garden
  • Leptarthrus brevirostris - mass emergence and courtship behaviour
  • Leptogaster cylindrica – a first Scottish record
  • Large Marsh Horsefly Tabanus autumnalis new to Mid-west Yorkshire