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Tetanocera (Sciomyzidae) - asking for ID
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Posted on 20-05-2024 22:29

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Hello, this 10 mm fly sat on low vegetation just 1 m beside Altwarmbuechen Lake north of Hannover, Germany on 20 May 2024. Is an ID possible?

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Try Tetanocera (Sciomyzidae). Apparently a teneral specimen.

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Posted on 21-05-2024 09:32

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Dear Paul,
thank you very much! Indeed Tetanocera was my first thought.

Cheers, Hans
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