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perhaps Sepsidae from a caw pad
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Posted on 05-08-2023 09:20
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Central Poland, July this year. Quite small, any chance fot id?
mwkozlowski attached the following image:

very general entomologist
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Just tearned fom a comprehensive pdf book

that this should be Copromyza sp. from Sphaeroceridae
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Not Sphaeroceridae. Possibly Saltella.
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Morning, this in not Sphaeroceridae, the basitarsis on the hind leg would be short and wide in that Family.
Paul Beuk
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John Carr wrote:
Not Sphaeroceridae. Possibly Saltella.
Yes, S. sphondylii

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17.08.23 13:54
Tony, I HAD a blank in the file name. Sorry!

17.08.23 13:44
Tony, thanks! I tried it (see "Cylindromyia" Wink but don't see the image in the post.

17.08.23 11:37
pjt - just send the post and attached image. Do not preview thread, as this will lose the link to the image,

16.08.23 08:37
Tried to attach an image to a forum post. jpg, 32kB, 72dpi, no blanks, ... File name is correctly displayed, but when I click "Preview Thread" it just vanishes. Help!

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