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Molophilus medius ?
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Posted on 24-07-2021 12:06

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Here is a male of Molophilus found in the French Ardennes this week:

Is it possible to confirm Molophilus medius with these photos?
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John Carr
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Erioptera or near. Vein Rs of Molophilus branches into R2+3 and R4+5, while Rs of this fly branches into R2+3+4 and R5.
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OK, thank you John !
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