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Lauxaniidae - mating, Germany
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Posted on 09-08-2013 14:28
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According to the shown mating behavior in http://www.dipter...;pid=40982 I think it should be a Meiosimyza as well.
Found on a Urtica leaf in the evening of 2013-08-04 in the Burgwald, Hesse, Germany. Regards, Ingo

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Honestly, I cannot see enough detail to say what species of Meiosimyza it is, though do I see a kind of shadow on the end of the longitudinal veins indicating it is rather Tricholauxania praeusta? But, I am not very convinced, because I do not see any other marking on crossveins etc.
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Thank you very much. I've gone back to this mating location and have collected two flies. So I hope to get a few photos of them taken by a friend of mine in the next days. I'm just a videographer..
Regards, Ingo
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Meiosimyza platycephala
 
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Many thanks for ID, Mark.
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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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