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Lonchaeidae? #1 (15.06.23) --> Agromyzidae?
Juergen Peters
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Posted on 16-06-2023 20:46
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a 4 mm fly on low vegetation near a small rivulet (northwest Germany).
Juergen Peters attached the following image:

Edited by Juergen Peters on 17-06-2023 19:33
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Iain MacGowan
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not too sure about this one, the angle of the photo and the light reflections make it difficult to make out detail
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I think Agromyzidae.
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Hello Iain an John,

thanks to you both! I was also in doubt about this one. But it allowed only this single photo... Frown
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