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Grey Bush Fly I - Helina sp.

Family Muscidae

This page contains pictures and information about Grey Bush Flies that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.

Body length 8mm 
This Grey Bush Fly is medium in size. It is dark grey in colours with dark brown eyes. From its wing veins we believe it is a bush fly in Phaoniinae.
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When resting on tree trunk, most insects including flies, like to rest with head facing up or downwards. This Grey Bush Fly always found resting on tree trunk facing sideway. 
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1. Key to the Australasian and Oceanian genera of Muscidae (Diptera) - Márcia Souto Couri, Departamento de Entomologia, Museu Nacional, 20940-040 Rio de Janeiro-RJ, Brazil.  

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Last updated: December 31, 2012.