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Diptera of Pyrenees
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Posted on 28-11-2021 14:00

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Can you help us with the determination of this fly please? We hesitate between Helina or Phaonia. What do you think ?
JC Bartolucci : France : Eaux-Bonnes : 64440 : 08/08/2020
Altitude : 1413 m - Taille : 7 mm
Réf. : 267830
JC Bartolucci : France : Eaux-Bonnes : 64440 : 08/08/2020
Altitude : 1413 m - Taille : 7 mm
Réf. : 267831

Thanks in advance

Edited by JC_Bartolucci on 28-11-2021 14:01
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Posted on 28-11-2021 19:13

Location: Reading, UK
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Second image shows a backward-pointing "Phaonia bristle" on the hind leg.
I would suggest Phaonia angelicae female.
See here: https://diptera.i..._id=103270
Edited by tristram on 28-11-2021 19:14
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Posted on 28-11-2021 20:58

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Indeed, it is very similar. Thank you so much.
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