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Xylomyidae - Xylomya maculata ♀
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Posted on 30-06-2022 15:08

Location: Franconia, Germany
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Hi, I'v found this Xylomya maculata in my garden close to an old plum tree with a dendrotelma (near Frankenhoehe Nature Park, old deciduous forest), 2022-06-10. The abdomen ends pointed - is it a female?
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Edited by eklans on 01-07-2022 17:00
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Posted on 30-06-2022 15:09

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more lateral view
eklans attached the following image:

Greetings, Eric
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Posted on 01-07-2022 08:03

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very nice indeed ! Might indeed be a female.

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Posted on 01-07-2022 15:05

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Thank you Theo!
Greetings, Eric
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