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Tabanus? -> Tabanus cordiger
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Posted on 24-12-2023 21:52

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2023_07_22 Russia, Leningrad district, Lava river
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Edited by Eugene K on 31-12-2023 13:24
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Tababus for sure and the lateral hairpatches on the prothorax exclude many species. I will have a look in the available literature which one this could be. VERY NICE photo, compliments!
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This would almost certainly be Tabanus cordiger, as typical inhabitant of rivers and fast flowing brooks
Edited by atylotus on 30-12-2023 13:49
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Atylotus, many thanks.
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