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are these mating Tolmerus atricapillus? -> no its Tolmerus cingulatus
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Posted on 04-08-2020 18:39

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Found this pair on 02/08/2020 in Germany, Lower saxony, close to the Steinhuder Meer. Verification of ID or correction is appreciated. Regards, Ursula Rinas
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Posted on 04-08-2020 20:00

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Why not Tolmerus cingulatus?

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Posted on 05-08-2020 12:57

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To me Tolmerus cingulatus is also possible, I am too much a beginner to decide. I attach another close up which might be usefull for IDing. Regards, Ursula
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Posted on 06-08-2020 01:01
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It is Tolmerus cingulatus


Field guide to the robber flies of the Netherlands and Belgium:
Mariastraat 12
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Posted on 06-08-2020 11:26

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Thanks for the responses and also the indications to the WEB sites. Regards, Ursula
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28.09.20 07:58
Use “new thread” buttom right below

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How do I post ? Smile

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I want to move a thread to the Syphridae subforum - how can I do this?

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08.08.20 14:31
ah ok ! I didn't knew oops !

07.08.20 08:12
They are already in Poland !

04.08.20 21:02
Today a Chrysomya albiceps found in North of France ! I was quite surprised !

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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