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Epistrophe eligans?
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Posted on 24-09-2023 15:54

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Agugliano (AN), Italy, 04/21/2021

I have some doubts about this Syrphidae: I thought it was Epistrophe eligans, but it has too many black stripes on the abdomen... What could it be?

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Posted on 24-09-2023 16:07
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the bands in Epistrophe eligans are rather variable, but the species is still unmistakeable.
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Juergen Peters
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Posted on 24-09-2023 19:50

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Thank you very much!

Best regards

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