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Chrysotoxum ID - Identified: Dasysyrphus tricinctus by treeberard
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Posted on 05-08-2023 08:05

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Flåm, Norway
23th July
Seaside mountain, near gardens and fields
Small for a Chrysotoxum
Edited by Isidro on 15-08-2023 22:16
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Posted on 05-08-2023 08:49

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Greetings, I think this is Dasysyrphus tricinctus male. Though the antennas are quite unclear in your picture, they seem to be too short for Chrystoxum. Additionally, I have seen this abdomen pattern with two yellow spots on the tergite 2 in D. tricintus at least once . I think, in the northern countries it is mor common.

Best regards,
Edited by treebeard on 05-08-2023 09:00
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Posted on 05-08-2023 08:58

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Now I see why I didn't found exact match for any Chrysotoxum!! Many thanks!!
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Posted on 13-08-2023 00:06
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Not a Chyrsotoxum. Antennae should be longer! I agree with Matej. Smile
Karsten Thomsen
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Posted on 15-08-2023 21:47
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Pease edit the title bar to accord with ID.
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Posted on 15-08-2023 22:15

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OK, I will did this favour to you.
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