Sciomyzidae

(redirected from Marsh Fly)

Sciomyzidae

[‚sī·ə′miz·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of myodarian cyclorrhaphous dipteran insects in the subsection Acalypteratae.
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Caerphilly-born researcher Chris Williams stumbled across his discovery while studying the life-cycle of the marsh fly on the west coast of Ireland.
He said: "I came across two little black marsh fly puparia and kept them in jam jars on my desk expecting that adult marsh flies might hatch.
He said: "I came across two little black marsh fly puparia and kept them in jam jars onmy desk expecting that adult marsh flies might hatch but what emerged were two different species of parasitic wasp.