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Sarcophagidae -> Tachinidae Kirbya moerens male
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Posted on 17-04-2023 22:28

Location: Hannover, Germany
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this appr. 8 mm fly was found in our garden in Hannover, Germany on April 17. Is it a female Nyctia halterata?

Thank you for help,
Haleun attached the following image:

Edited by Haleun on 18-04-2023 10:27
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Posted on 18-04-2023 09:56

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Hello Hans, it's a male Kirbya moerens (Tachinidae).
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
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Posted on 18-04-2023 10:29

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Hello Eric,
thank you very much for your kind help!
Best wishes from Hans
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