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hairy, with straight marks - 23.03.2023 -> Meliscaeva auricollis (f).
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Posted on 23-03-2023 16:21
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Since a long time ago ....

Switzerland, near lake zurich, 430 m, 23.03.2023, on the terrace on willow

I did not found a similar with this straight marks. Unfortunately a have only one other perspective ....

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Edited by brigitteu on 23-03-2023 16:49
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pic 2
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The trapezoid spots have given this its Danish name Trapez-Svirreflue. Meliscaeva auricollis (f).
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It already has pictures in the gallery - photographed by me - and I did not recognize them. Too long ago.

Thank you Karsten.
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