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Robberfly ID? (2x Pics)(Ketton, Rutland)
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Posted on 19-07-2022 22:58

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Hi All
I found a number very active Robberflies and managed a few pictures. I think both these individuals are
Tolmerus atricapillus (Kite-tailed Robberfly).

Could someone confirm please?

Yours, Gareth
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Edited by Gman on 20-07-2022 13:57
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They are! :-)


Field guide to the robber flies of the Netherlands and Belgium:
Mariastraat 12
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Posted on 29-07-2022 16:40

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Thanks Reinoud
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