Sepsidae

Belongs within: Schizophora. The Sepsidae are a group of mostly slender flies whose larvae feed on decaying organic matter, most commonly mammal faeces. Many species of the family are superficially ant-like in appearance and they have a habit of continuously waving the wings when at rest (Colless & McAlpine 1991). Males often have modified fore… Continue reading Sepsidae

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