Euleia heraclei (Linnaeus, 1758)
This colourfully marked Tephritid fly, was found on Hogweed at Sherwood Forest CP in May 2011. Many Tephritid flies are identifiable by wing pattern, but these do vary across individuals of the same species. This record was a surprising first for the NNR at the time.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Euleia heraclei
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Richard Rogers. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Netherfield Wildlife Group.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated March 2014

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