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Chrysotoxum sp.? Germany Konstanz
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Posted on 01-05-2023 20:42

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Joined: 14.04.23

Dear all,

Sorry, only a bad photo. She was flying here and there and rested only for seconds.

Is it a Chrysotoxum sp.?

Size: estimated (!) > 10 mm

Found at the edge of mixed beech forrest. 30th April 2023
Konstanz Germany Lake Constance area Position 47.692528 N, 9.177509E
480 m above sea level.

Best regareds,
Thoma2008 attached the following image:

Edited by Thoma2008 on 01-05-2023 20:44
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Posted on 02-05-2023 09:42

Location: Franconia, Germany
Posts: 3341
Joined: 11.11.18

Hello Thomas, male Chrysotoxum sp. is correct.

(better place these flies in the "Syrphidae" forum)
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
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Posted on 02-05-2023 21:51

Posts: 70
Joined: 14.04.23

Dear Eric
Thank you for your kind reply and your remark regaring the "Syrphidae" forum. I am new to this forum and therefore, I really appricate such help! Next time I will (hopefully) post it in the appropriate forum.
Best regards,
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