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Long legged Tachinid from 27.06.21 --> Dinera ferina (m)
Juergen Peters
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Posted on 16-10-2021 18:21
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an 8 mm Tachinid from late June on umbelliferous plant (northwest Germany).
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Edited by Juergen Peters on 16-10-2021 19:21
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A male Dinera ferina.
Greetings, Eric
Juergen Peters
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Posted on 16-10-2021 19:20
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eklans wrote:
A male Dinera ferina.

Thanks again, Eric! That species was exceptionally numerous here this year, but in most cases it was considerably bigger (12-14 mm). Females?
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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

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

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

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