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Hydrophoria ruralis? --> Anthomyiidae sp.
Reimund Ley
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Posted on 18-05-2021 10:20

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this fly was about 5-6mm,

found in Germany, Northrhine-Westfalia, Recklinghausen, altitude 85m, 28. 4. 2021
found in a dry area.


Edited by Reimund Ley on 29-10-2022 12:36
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Reimund Ley attached the following image:

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Posted on 19-10-2022 13:19

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id possible?
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Posted on 28-10-2022 20:28
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I don’t think so. Anthomyiidae is right.
Best wishes, Niels-Jan Dek
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Posted on 29-10-2022 12:36

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Hello Niels-Jan,

thanks for your answer,
so we named it Anthomyiidae sp.


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