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Dolichopodidae - 11.06.2023
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Posted on 26-10-2023 12:20
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Switzerland, near lake Zurich, 430 m, 11.06.2023, terrace

Possible for ID?

Thanks a lot, greetings from Switzerland, Brigitte
brigitteu attached the following image:

Edited by brigitteu on 26-10-2023 12:54
Marc Pollet
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Posted on 26-11-2023 12:36

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Dear Mrs,
This is either Hercostomus nigriplantis, H. vockerothi or H. sahlbergi. The picture does not allow a reliable identification, I am sorry to say. And seemingly, all three species are recorded from Switzerland.
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