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Tachinidae?->Either Carcelia or Senometopia
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Posted on 02-12-2023 09:51

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Photographed today in a rice field in Zhejiang China. Is it right to assume it's a Tachinidae species? Thanks as always!
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Edited by guplox on 03-12-2023 09:05
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Posted on 02-12-2023 09:52

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dorsal view
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Posted on 02-12-2023 09:53

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Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
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Posted on 02-12-2023 10:25

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Thanks for suggesting the possibility of Carcelia! It looks similar indeed. TumbsUp
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Posted on 03-12-2023 08:25

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Definitely Carcelia or Senometopia. After that, you are on your own Wink

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Posted on 03-12-2023 09:02

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Superb! Thank you Theo for narrowing the possibilities down dramatically to only two genera! TumbsUp
Edited by guplox on 03-12-2023 09:04
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