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Bombyliidae, Usia sp. -> Usia lata
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Posted on 01-06-2019 17:45

Location: Hungary
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I just found this beautiful bombylid on Rhodes Island, Greece
23th of May, 2019.
Gabor attached the following image:

Edited by Gabor on 15-07-2019 16:09
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Posted on 01-06-2019 20:43

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Female and male
Gabor attached the following image:

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Posted on 12-07-2019 18:23

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Usia, looks like U. aeneoides from Spain. But probably not this species.
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Posted on 13-07-2019 21:21

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Thank you vliegenvanger149!
One of my friends is convinced that Usia lata.
Is it possible?
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Posted on 18-01-2020 17:07

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Yes, could be lata, if mesonotum is bare than aenoides, if mesonotum have short white hairs than is lata
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