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Could this be Tipula selene? > yes
Tjitske Lubach
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Posted on 09-06-2013 10:02
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On June 7 2013 I found these female and male (normal size) Tipula on our window. The specific color pattern and black 'end' of the female specimen made me find Tipula selene. Could anyone confirm this?

Location: La Fontouret, Saint Gilles, Indre, France

Thanks for any comment, regards

Tjitske Lubach

http://observado....w/76659449
uncertain Tipula selene 2013-06-07 France - La Fontoure

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observado.org/fotonew/1/4875801.jpg

observado.org/fotonew/6/4875806.jpg

observado.org/fotonew/0/4875810.jpg

observado.org/fotonew/5/4875815.jpg
Edited by Tjitske Lubach on 20-06-2013 21:12
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My UK specimens of T. selene do look very similar to your photos, but I'm afraid I don't know if there are other similar species on the continent.
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Tjitske Lubach
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Thank you very much Martin. That is a good sign. I will wait a little longer to here if anyone knows this, because I don't know either.
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ID confirmed by Pjotr Oosterbroek.
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18.06.16 11:42
Thank you

18.06.16 09:11
Indeed

14.06.16 16:22
My last 2 for the moment am I ok with im Saftflu├č einer Ro├čkastanie - from the sap of a horse chestnut schl├╝pfte - emerged?

04.06.16 12:45
Thank very much Paul it is very helpful to know these words

03.06.16 16:52
Hinterleib -> abdomen; Ring -> Segment, because strictly speaking it is the tergite and sternite that form the ring.

03.06.16 12:10
Another couple of old words which I would be grateful for help on Hinterleib narrow, light grey with a pair of small rounded spots on Ring 2 and 3, 4th Ring ungefleckt Hinterleib- ? Ring - terga?

23.05.16 12:37
in fact I prefer Schwinger to halteren

23.05.16 12:37
Thx very much Paul

23.05.16 09:12
Yup, Schwinger is halter, a yellow halter in this case. Smile

21.05.16 12:32
Can anyone help out with the German word Schwinger gelb - is this an old word for Haltere?

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