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Tachinidae - Kirbya moerens
Marion Friedrich
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Posted on 08-05-2023 19:00

Location: Saxony, Germany
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unfortunately, I have only this picture. Is it possible to identify the fly?
Thank you,

(Germany, Saxony, meadow with hedges and trees, May 2023)
Marion Friedrich attached the following image:

Edited by Marion Friedrich on 08-05-2023 19:41
Juergen Peters
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Posted on 08-05-2023 19:17
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looks like a male Kirbya moerens (Tachinidae).
Best regards,

Juergen Peters
Borgholzhausen, Germany
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Marion Friedrich
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Posted on 08-05-2023 19:39

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Hello Jürgen,

thank you very much for ID.

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