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Male with enlarged antenna ([Rhaphium])
cebe
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Posted on 18-08-2009 10:48
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Brussels: I found those two in copula on Calystegia sepium. The male has much larger antenna's then the female. Can it be identified?
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Bart
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Rhaphium of the Dolichopodidae, perhaps antennatum?
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Marc Pollet
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Dear Paul,

Certainly not R. antennatum, rather R. caliginosum or R. appendiculatum (which can have a small second generation), but to be absolutely sure you should examine the male genitalia.

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Marc

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