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Rhagionidae: Rhagio cf. cingulatus ♀
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Posted on 07-09-2021 13:51

Location: L'Aquila, Italy
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I photographed this fly near San Giovanni (BZ), Italy, 1500m a.s.l. on July 12th 2021. I think it is a Rhagio, but is it possible to identify its species from these photos?

Thank you in advance,
ESant attached the following image:

Edited by ESant on 13-02-2024 12:15
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Posted on 13-02-2024 01:13

Location: L'Aquila, Italy
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These photos are highly compressed, a slightly better version can be seen here: https://www.inatu...s/87637353
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Posted on 13-02-2024 08:53

Location: Soest, NL
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Yes, a female Rhagio. First impresiion is cingulatus.

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Posted on 13-02-2024 12:15

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Thank you very much Theo!
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