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Conopidae: Thecophora sp.? --> Thecophora cf. atra (f)
Tina S
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Posted on 03-08-2022 11:00
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is this Thecophora sp.?

Data: Germany, Lower Saxony, Rodenberg, garden, 90 m, 2 August 2022.

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Edited by Tina S on 03-08-2022 20:07
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Another view.
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Posted on 03-08-2022 11:39

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Hi Tina, yes - Thecophora is correct. And it's possibly a female T. cf. atra (based on hind femora with the base half being yellowish).
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
Tina S
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Hello Eric, many thanks!
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