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Acalyptrate fly - Psilidae, perhaps
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Posted on 24-09-2021 15:10

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Can someone help me identifying this fly?

I photographed it a few days ago in Florianopolis, SC, Brazil.

Thank you.
Jan Maca
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You should better compare Lauxaniidae.
Dmitry Gavryushin
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Triconopsis longicornis Hendel, 1914. Cf. Silva, 1998 (Revta bras. Zool. 15 (3): 783-788) or elsewhere
Edited by Dmitry Gavryushin on 17-03-2022 15:08
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