1 dc; halter know white, stem dark; anterior part of frons and face reddish yellow. Abdominal membrane in females with many setulae.
Meoneura freta can be found on dry grass and dunes. The species prefers warm and dry habitats and was the dominant carnid in urban biocenoses. It can be collected May-September on excrements and carrion (Brake 1997, Gregor & Papp 1981).