Fruit-fly (?Sp)
   

Actual size 2mm, River Lune, Lancashire UK

Canon EOS 300D and MP-E 65mm f/16, 1/160 with fill in flash

Unknown tiny fly, about 2mm in length.  The colour may be due it recently hatching from chrysalis; insects tend look pale until the protein coat which makes up their exoskeleton hardens.


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