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Scathophaga furcata

Synonyms: Cleigastra suisterci; Cordylura fuscinervis; Scatomyza fuscinervis; Scatophaga bicolor; Scatophaga canadensis; Scatophaga postilena; Scatophaga pubescens; Scatophaga squalida

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Afon Eden – Cors Goch Trawsfynydd 702 Wales, United Kingdom
Afon Teifi/ River Teifi 1768 Wales, United Kingdom  
Afonydd Cleddau/ Cleddau Rivers 1855 Wales, United Kingdom  
Asby Complex 7715 England, United Kingdom
Ben Lawers 12423 Scotland, United Kingdom
Berwyn a Mynyddoedd de Clwyd/ Berwyn and South Clwyd Mountains 67265 Wales, United Kingdom
Birklands and Bilhaugh 672 England, United Kingdom  
Black Wood of Rannoch 2720 Scotland, United Kingdom
Border Mires, Kielder – Butterburn 29286 England, United Kingdom
Cadair Idris 9353 Wales, United Kingdom
Cairngorms 142543 Scotland, United Kingdom
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Cernydd Carmel 892 Wales, United Kingdom
Clogwyni Pen Llyn/ Seacliffs of Lleyn 2591 Wales, United Kingdom
Coedydd Aber 855 Wales, United Kingdom  
Coedydd Derw a Safleoedd Ystlumod Meirion/ Meirionnydd Oakwoods and Bat Sites 6953 Wales, United Kingdom
Cors Caron 2130 Wales, United Kingdom
Cors Fochno 1613 Wales, United Kingdom
Corsydd Eifionydd 357 Wales, United Kingdom  
Corsydd Llyn/ Lleyn Fens 701 Wales, United Kingdom
Corsydd Môn/ Anglesey Fens 1154 Wales, United Kingdom  
Crymlyn Bog/ Cors Crymlyn 740 Wales, United Kingdom
Dee Estuary/ Aber Dyfrdwy 39057 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Elenydd 21274 Wales, United Kingdom
Eryri/ Snowdonia 48773 Wales, United Kingdom  
Exmoor Heaths 26455 England, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Fenn`s, Whixall, Bettisfield, Wem and Cadney Mosses 2346 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Glannau Ynys Gybi/ Holy Island Coast 1147 Wales, United Kingdom  
Gower Commons/ Tiroedd Comin Gwyr 4390 Wales, United Kingdom
Limestone Coast of South West Wales/ Arfordir Calchfaen de Orllewin Cymru 3940 Wales, United Kingdom  
Migneint–Arenig–Dduallt 49343 Wales, United Kingdom
Minsmere to Walberswick Heaths and Marshes 3127 England, United Kingdom
Moor House – Upper Teesdale 95867 England, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
Morfa Harlech a Morfa Dyffryn 2626 Wales, United Kingdom
Norfolk Valley Fens 1523 England, United Kingdom  
North Norfolk Coast 7926 England, United Kingdom  
North Pembrokeshire Woodlands/ Coedydd Gogledd Sir Benfro 780 Wales, United Kingdom  
North West Pembrokeshire Commons/ Comins Gogledd Orllewin Sir Benfro 615 Wales, United Kingdom  
North York Moors 108930 England, United Kingdom
Pen Llyn a`r Sarnau/ Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau 360832 Wales, United Kingdom
Preseli 6686 Wales, United Kingdom  
Rhos Goch 167 Wales, United Kingdom  
Rhos Llawr-cwrt 114 Wales, United Kingdom  
River Dee 6046 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Derwent and Bassenthwaite Lake 4529 England, United Kingdom
River Spey 14158 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Wye/ Afon Gwy 5523 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Roman Wall Loughs 1691 England, United Kingdom  
Sefton Coast 11278 England, United Kingdom
Skipwith Common 729 England, United Kingdom  
South Devon Shore Dock 843 England, United Kingdom  
South Pennine Moors 160577 England, United Kingdom  
South Solway Mosses 4849 England, United Kingdom
The Broads 14554 England, United Kingdom  
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
The Stiperstones and The Hollies 1486 England, United Kingdom  
Y Twyni o Abermenai i Aberffraw/ Abermenai to Aberffraw Dunes 4623 Wales, United Kingdom  

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Sepsis fulgens[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Anotylus rugosus1
Bicellaria subpilosa1
Centromerus sylvaticus1
Chrysotus gramineus1
Chrysotus neglectus1
Coenosia tigrina1
Dendrophilus punctatus1
Dioctria atricapilla (Violet Black-legged Robber Fly)1
Dioctria linearis (Small Yellow-legged)1
Dioctria oelandica (Orange-legged Robberfly)1
Dolichopus claviger1
Dolichopus griseipennis1
Dolichopus nigricornis1
Dolichopus trivialis1
Dolichopus ungulatus1
Dolichopus urbanus1
Eutolmus rufibarbis (Golden-tabbed Robber Fly)1
Gonatium rubens1
Hybos culiciformis1
Hybos femoratus1
Neria ephippium1
Neriene montana1
Neriene peltata1
Neurigona quadrifasciata1
Ocydromia glabricula1
Pachygnatha clercki1
Paidiscura pallens1
Pirata piraticus (Spider)1
Platypalpus cursitans1
Platypalpus major1
Platypalpus notatus1
Poecilobothrus nobilitatus1
Rhagio lineola (Small Fleck-winged Snipe Fly)1
Rhagio scolopaceus (Downlooker Snipe Fly)1
Rhagio tringarius (Marsh Snipe Fly)1
Rhaphium longicorne1
Rhaphium riparium1
Robertus lividus1
Rugathodes instabilis1
Scathophaga lutaria1
Scathophaga scybalaria1
Scathophaga stercoraria (Common Yellow Dung Fly)1
Scathophaga suilla1
Tachypeza nubila1
Tetragnatha extensa (Long-jawed Orb Weaver)1
Tetragnatha obtusa1
Theridion hemerobium1
Theridion mystaceum1
Walckenaeria acuminata1

Predators

Cyrtopogon auratus[2]

Consumers

Pollinator of 
Bistorta vivipara (alpine bistort)[3]
Saxifraga oppositifolia (purple mountain saxifrage)[3]

Distribution

cent. Alaska to s. Greenland, s. to s. California, Mexico, Mississippi, Georgia;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Ecology of Commanster
2Predator-Prey Database for the family Asilidae (Hexapoda: Diptera) Prepared by Dr. Robert Lavigne, Professor Emeritus, University of Wyoming, USA and Dr. Jason Londt (Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg)
3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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