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Heleomyzidae: Suillia sp.
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Posted on 21-11-2021 16:03

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I photographed this fly in the Grotta delle Farfalle Nature Reserve (CH), Italy, on September 28th 2021. I think it is an Heleomyzidae, but is it possible to identify its genus or species from these photos?

Thank you in advance,
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Edited by ESant on 22-11-2021 09:33
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Thank you John!
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