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Odontomyia microleon?
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Posted on 11-08-2022 10:21

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Agugliano (AN), Italy, 01/07/2022

Specimen more than 1.5 cm long; could it be Odontomyia microleon?


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Posted on 11-08-2022 10:22

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Edited by mbondini on 11-08-2022 10:24
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Posted on 11-08-2022 12:41

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Hi Marco, I think it could be a Lasiopa sp. - Odontomyia has 2 distinct thorns on the scutellum.
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
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Posted on 11-08-2022 19:02

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And the eye is hairy, have a close look at thr first pic.

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Posted on 19-08-2022 11:27

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Thanks a lot to both of you!
Greetings, Marco
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