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Palloptera umbellatarum
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Posted on 03-07-2020 15:38

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I would be grateful for a name for this fly swept from vegetation in N Scotland, 3 July. About 2.5mm long.

Image of the wing follows.

With thanks for any hints.

Murdo Macdonald
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Edited by syrphus on 05-07-2020 10:35
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The wing.

syrphus attached the following image:

Paul Beuk
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Palloptera umbellatarum

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Posted on 05-07-2020 10:34

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Of course - I should have thought of Palloptera. Thanks, Paul.
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ah ok ! I didn't knew oops !

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02.08.20 10:10
Ok... lower case naming for images.. understood,Lothar

02.08.20 10:02
I uploadad a jpg, but it is not visible in the thread...Lothar

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Have you checked the FAQ already?

30.07.20 02:23
cannot upload photos, it says wrong name. can someone please explain the exact procedure and the does and donts?

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Don't use the preview, post directly.

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Hi, apologies but also can't get photos to load. They are jpg, <300K, no spaces in names. Help? Smile

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