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Empis sp. or more? --> appears to be Empis (Platyptera) borealis
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Posted on 21-01-2022 13:52

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Northern Germany, Hamburg-Rissen, Schnaakenmoor, way between mixed forest (with birch, pine, ash, maples, alder buckthorn) and an area of moor, in the grass, 28th of April 2021, Outsidephotos (only from this angle): kuv. Please help to get the ID.
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Edited by kuv on 21-01-2022 15:51
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2nd picture:
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Roger Thomason
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Appears to be Empis (Platyptera) borealis...

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Posted on 21-01-2022 15:49

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Thank you very much Roger TumbsUp - excellent work!
Greetings Kuv
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