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Anthomyiidae -> Delia platura or related D. floilega
Ray Perry
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Posted on 16-08-2021 17:36
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Nectaring on an isolated Heracleum sphondylium in a Crataegus-lined path through fields full of Jacobaea vulgaris.
I was wondering if it could be D. platura
5-7mm long.
7th Aug 2021.
Flensburg, N.Germany.
54°45'24.5"N 9°25'37.6"E
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Edited by Ray Perry on 17-08-2021 06:23
Nikita Vikhrev
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D. platura or related D. floilega, one with a row of 20 pv on t3.
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
Ray Perry
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Thanks Nikita.
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23.09.21 15:29
All sorted.

16.09.21 22:24
Sorry put 5 new threads in Asilidae forum instead in Syrphidae forum, can pleas an admin move it to Syrph? THANKS, Norbert

09.09.21 07:48

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wing ventation is totally different

03.09.21 12:51
Hi, what's the major difference between dolichopodidae and rhagionidae? Can someone help me? Thanks!

28.06.21 15:24
thx TO eklans

03.06.21 11:11
@Tony Irwin Thank you Tony! I've emailed you there Pfft

02.06.21 22:26
Rob - can you PM me with an e-mail address, and I'll send it over.

02.06.21 13:16
Hello chaps! Does anyone have a copy of: Revision of the willow catkin flies, genus Egle Robineau-Desvoidy (Diptera: Anthomyiidae), in Europe and neighbouring areas ?? I'd be ever so grateful! Rob

31.05.21 14:31
The part that got deleted is "longer, dark median stripe on thorax"

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