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Calliphoridae -> Lucilia sericata
Marion Friedrich
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Posted on 27-10-2023 15:26

Location: Saxony, Germany
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I found this maximum medium sized blue fly in the end of October in Saxony in Germany. Is species ID possible?
Thank you,
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Edited by Marion Friedrich on 27-10-2023 18:41
Marion Friedrich
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Posted on 27-10-2023 15:27

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Posted on 27-10-2023 17:28

Location: Franconia, Germany
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Hi Marion, pretty sure: a female Lucilia sericata
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
Marion Friedrich
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Posted on 27-10-2023 18:40

Location: Saxony, Germany
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Hi Eric,
thank you very much for ID of Lucilia sericata. So far I have only found green, red and copper colored specimens.
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