This fly is of the middle and south of Europe, it appears in the month of May and June, specially on the white popular, privet, ash-elder, lilac etc. upon the leaves of which they feed. The insect is of about half an inch long, of a golden yellow-green; head inclined, almost cordiform; antennae filiform, of twelve joints, black; antennulae equally filform, the posterior swollen at the extremity; eyes large, of a deep brown; mouth with an upper lip and two bifid jaws; body elongated, almost round the cylindric; two wings; elytrae soft, semi-cylindric, marked with longitudinal streaks; head and feel full of whitish hairs; the odour is sweetish, nausea; taste very acrid, almost caustic.A homoeopathic tincture is made from the whole dried fly. It is covered by both: Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia of India and German Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia. It was introduced by Dr. Hahnemann.It stimulates and excites sexual organs in both sexes when 5 drops on Mother tincture is used internally thrice daily. Stop medicine after a week. If taken regularly for a long time, it causes impotence. It is useful for gastric derangements of pregnancy, dysuria with other complaints. Increases secretion of mucous membranes and tenacious mucus.2x and higher with dispensing alcohol. 1x externally for hair growth and as counter irritant.Gastric derangements of pregnancy, dysuria with other complaints, increases secretion of mucous membranes and tenacious mucus.
||As Prescribed by the Homeopath