February on the Isle of Skye


18 February 2024

Found in the moth trap.
Copyright: Steve Terry

Mycetophila ornata (A fungus gnat)

Copyright: Steve Terry

Mycetophila ornata (A fungus gnat)


18 February 2024

We have lots of seaweed wash up on our shores, so these are quite common.
Copyright: Steve Terry

Coelopa frigida (A seaweed fly)

Copyright: Steve Terry

Coelopa frigida (A seaweed fly)


18 February 2024

Caught in Broadford.
Copyright: Steve Terry

Dilophus febrilis (A bibionid)


21 February 2024

Vine Weevils are a real pest for some of our local gardeners. This was from a polytunnel in Broadford.
Copyright: Steve Terry

Otiorhynchus_sulcatus (Vine Weevil)


25 February 2024

Collected by a friend in Breakish.
Copyright: Steve Terry

Trichocera regelationis (A Winter Cranefly)


29 February 2024

Sheltering from the wind on the wall of our house this morning.
Copyright: Steve Terry

Lianculus virens (Dolichopodidae)

Copyright: Steve Terry

Lianculus virens (Dolichopodidae)