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Anthomyiidae fly - Holland
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Posted on 22-10-2022 13:27
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Can this fly be named...
Found yesterday in Zeist, Holland
hedy2411 attached the following image:

Edited by hedy2411 on 24-10-2022 10:55
Jan Maca
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Posted on 22-10-2022 15:08

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Seems to be Minettia lupulina.
Tony Irwin
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Posted on 22-10-2022 18:46
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Wrong shape and legs much too bristly for Minettia. I would say this is an anthomyiid.
Tony Irwin
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Posted on 22-10-2022 19:28

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My idea as well

Jan Maca
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Posted on 23-10-2022 12:33

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A silly reply: Minettia that forgot to shave her legs :-)
Yes, I agree with Anthomyiidae.
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Posted on 24-10-2022 10:54
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Jan, Tony and Theo, thank you for your reactions! Smile

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