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Garden Soldier Fly

Exaireta spinigera


Black and white hind legs - resembles a wasp - There are two spins on scutellum and the wings are patterned


Common in the garden - found this one on a photinia leaf (Thanks to Mark for the tree ID)


First time spotting for me

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Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Looks good on the orange leaf. Do you know the plant?

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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Spotted on Oct 19, 2014
Submitted on Oct 19, 2014

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