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Could this be Chloropidae? Or something else?-->Neoloxotaenia gracilis
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Posted on 10-02-2022 10:54

Location: east China (Zhejiang)
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Looks like a frit fly to me. Thanks! Picture taken in Zhejiang, east China.
guplox attached the following image:

Edited by guplox on 12-02-2022 14:42
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Posted on 10-02-2022 17:04

Location: Franconia, Germany
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Hi, I think it could be Neoloxotaenia gracilis.
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
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Posted on 11-02-2022 03:21

Location: east China (Zhejiang)
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didn't expect a species level identificaiton. a pleasant surprise indeed! thank you very much, Eric! abdomen purpurish, scutellum silvery and legs black and fulvous, very good resemblance to the picture at(
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