Gallery Links
Users Online
· Guests Online: 25

· Members Online: 0

· Total Members: 4,960
· Newest Member: Urs-Peter
Forum Threads
Theme Switcher
Switch to:
Last Seen Users
· evdb00:19:47
· varganimrod00:28:41
· Haleun00:33:09
· Oiotoshi01:05:47
· weia01:09:56
· Auratus01:19:57
· ESant02:14:02
· Carnifex02:17:30
· NakaRB02:24:57
· Tetrao02:57:23
Latest Photo Additions
View Thread :: Identification queries :: Diptera (adults)
Who is here? 1 guest(s)
 Print Thread
Tachinidae : female Eumea Belgium 2023-09-02 for ID
#1 Print Post
Posted on 13-03-2024 12:37
User Avatar


Location: Belgium, Wanze
Posts: 319
Joined: 14.06.18

Hi all !!!

I pictured this specimen in my garden on 2023-09-02. I could measure it : length 8,0mm

Is it possible to ID ???
A suggestion from a French forum : Phryxe and even Phryxe vulgaris

Thanks for comments and or ID !!!

Thank you very much for reading !!!
Edited by Tetrao on 15-03-2024 15:08
#2 Print Post
Posted on 15-03-2024 14:48

Location: Soest, NL
Posts: 18563
Joined: 21.07.04

WELL, Phryxe don't have all black stutellum.

It is a female Eumea

#3 Print Post
Posted on 15-03-2024 14:57
User Avatar


Location: Belgium, Wanze
Posts: 319
Joined: 14.06.18

Oups ... Thank you Theo !!!
#4 Print Post
Posted on 15-03-2024 15:10
User Avatar


Location: Belgium, Wanze
Posts: 319
Joined: 14.06.18

Theo :
Does Eumea linearicornis (Zetterstedt, 1844), female seems correct ?
#5 Print Post
Posted on 17-03-2024 08:45

Location: Soest, NL
Posts: 18563
Joined: 21.07.04

There is anreason I don't mention a species

Females are very similar

#6 Print Post
Posted on 17-03-2024 11:24
User Avatar


Location: Belgium, Wanze
Posts: 319
Joined: 14.06.18

Yes, Theo, they are !
Thank you very much !!!
Jump to Forum:
Similar Threads
Thread Forum Replies Last Post
Eupeodes luniger, female, from North Caucasus Syrphidae 3 28-05-2024 19:56
Tachinidae: Gonia? ID Diptera (adults) 3 28-05-2024 18:47
Tachinidae: Pair of Phasia (?) - more ID? --> Phasia aurigera Diptera (adults) 6 28-05-2024 16:30
Which Tachinidae? Diptera (adults) 5 28-05-2024 14:38
Tachinidae ID after copulation? Diptera (adults) 2 28-05-2024 13:41
Date and time
28 May 2024 22:21


Not a member yet?
Click here to register.

Forgotten your password?
Request a new one here.
Temporary email?
Due to fact this site has functionality making use of your email address, any registration using a temporary email address will be rejected.

Please, help to make
possible and enable
further improvements!
Latest Articles
Syrph the Net
Those who want to have access to the Syrph the Net database need to sign the
License Agreement -
Click to Download

Public files of Syrph the Net can be downloaded HERE

Last updated: 25.08.2011
You must login to post a message.

07.03.24 00:01
Some flies preserved in ethanol and then pinned often get the eyes sunken, how can this be avoided? Best answer: I usually keep alcohol-collected material in alcohol

17.08.23 15:23

17.08.23 13:54
Tony, I HAD a blank in the file name. Sorry!

17.08.23 13:44
Tony, thanks! I tried it (see "Cylindromyia" Wink but don't see the image in the post.

17.08.23 11:37
pjt - just send the post and attached image. Do not preview thread, as this will lose the link to the image,

16.08.23 08:37
Tried to attach an image to a forum post. jpg, 32kB, 72dpi, no blanks, ... File name is correctly displayed, but when I click "Preview Thread" it just vanishes. Help!

23.02.23 21:29
Has anyone used the Leica DM500, any comments.

27.12.22 21:10
Thanks, Jan Willem! Much appreciated. Grin

19.12.22 11:33
Thanks Paul for your work on keeping this forum available! Just made a donation via PayPal.

09.10.22 17:07
Yes, dipterologists from far abroad, please buy your copy at veldshop. Stamps will be expensive, but he, the book is unreasonably cheap Smile

Render time: 0.87 seconds | 193,784,515 unique visits