Gallery Links
Users Online
· Guests Online: 26

· Members Online: 0

· Total Members: 4,966
· Newest Member: Mark
Forum Threads
Theme Switcher
Switch to:
Last Seen Users
· John Schneider00:46:37
· Volker00:57:10
· Juergen Peters03:38:07
· weia04:31:49
· nowaytofly04:57:30
· walwyn05:03:18
· Joerg Schneider05:49:21
· libor05:53:18
· John Carr06:01:41
· Jan Maca06:08:19
Latest Photo Additions
View Thread :: Identification queries :: Diptera (adults)
Who is here? 1 guest(s)
 Print Thread
fly coming to the light
#1 Print Post
Posted on 10-07-2024 19:21

Location: Northern Germany
Posts: 152
Joined: 03.08.09

this diptera came to light in the night of July 5th, 2024, during a moth research in a blossom-rich meadow in Sachsen-Anhalt, Central Germany.
Any IDea?
Thank you
Chris attached the following image:

Edited by Chris on 10-07-2024 19:22
#2 Print Post
Posted on 10-07-2024 20:47

Location: Franconia, Germany
Posts: 3523
Joined: 11.11.18

Phasia obesa, Tachinidae, I think.
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
#3 Print Post
Posted on 10-07-2024 20:56

Location: Northern Germany
Posts: 152
Joined: 03.08.09

Phasia obesa - thank you Erik !
Jump to Forum:
Similar Threads
Thread Forum Replies Last Post
light Sciaridae: further ID possible? Diptera (adults) 3 05-05-2023 21:52
unknown chironomidae attracted to light Diptera (adults) 10 01-05-2023 19:50
Light grey fly with indented eyes -> Stomoxys calcitrans, female Diptera (adults) 5 16-04-2023 11:57
Light brown crane fly Diptera (adults) 1 10-04-2023 21:11
Light brown pupae on an Apiaceae flower -> gall Diptera (eggs, larvae, pupae) 3 17-01-2023 09:02
Date and time
13 July 2024 05:03


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.

11.07.24 13:59
Following up on the update provided by Paul on the donations received in 2024, I just made a donation. Follow my example Wink

07.03.24 01:01
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 16:23

17.08.23 14:54
Tony, I HAD a blank in the file name. Sorry!

17.08.23 14:44
Tony, thanks! I tried it (see "Cylindromyia" Wink but don't see the image in the post.

17.08.23 12:37
pjt - just send the post and attached image. Do not preview thread, as this will lose the link to the image,

16.08.23 09:37
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 22:29
Has anyone used the Leica DM500, any comments.

27.12.22 22:10
Thanks, Jan Willem! Much appreciated. Grin

19.12.22 12:33
Thanks Paul for your work on keeping this forum available! Just made a donation via PayPal.

Render time: 0.58 seconds | 196,527,513 unique visits