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Calliphoridae - perhaps: Rhinia apicalis
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Posted on 20-07-2013 19:24
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Hi Forum,

I found this today on a sunflower.

20. July 2013, Vienna Austria

Distribution of apicalis is: Canary Is; widespread Afrotrop. Reg. (incl. Aldabra, Amirante Is, Cosmoledo Is, Madagascar, Mauritius, Rodriguez, Seychelles, Socotra), N. Afr. through Middle East to Oriental Reg. & Pacific islands (Accoring to:

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Edited by donpedro34 on 20-07-2013 19:27
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Posted on 20-07-2013 19:58

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Why not simply Stomorihina lunata female ?

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Posted on 20-07-2013 20:12
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Yes, you're right.

Stomorhina lunata (Fabricius 1805)

Edited by donpedro34 on 20-07-2013 20:16
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