Herina germinationis

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Herina germinationis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Ulidiidae
Genus: Herina
Species: H. germinationis
Binomial name
Herina germinationis
(Rossi, 1790)

Herina germinationis is a species of picture-winged fly in the genus Herina of the family Ulidiidae[2] In the United Kingdom it is species of dry calcareous grassland including coastal cliffs. It is about 5.0–5.5 millimetres (0.20–0.22 in) long.[3] found in the United Kingdom and Switzerland.[3]


  1. ^ Chandler, Peter J. (1998). Checklists of Insects of the British Isles (New Series) Part 1: Diptera. Handbooks for the Identification of British Insects. New Series. 12. London: Royal Entomological Society of London. p. 122. ISBN 0-901546-82-8. 
  2. ^ "Dipterists Forum". Retrieved 16 August 2011. 
  3. ^ a b Clements, David K.; Merz, Bernhard (1998). "Key to the genus Herina (Diptera, Ulidiidae) in Britain". Dipterists Digest. 2nd series. Dipterists Forum. 5 (2): 55–67. ISSN 0953-7260.