Thread subject: :: Could this be Chloropidae? Or something else?-->Neoloxotaenia gracilis

Posted by guplox on 10-02-2022 10:54

Looks like a frit fly to me. Thanks! Picture taken in Zhejiang, east China.

Edited by guplox on 12-02-2022 14:42

Posted by eklans on 10-02-2022 17:04

Hi, I think it could be Neoloxotaenia gracilis.

Posted by guplox on 11-02-2022 03:21

didn't expect a species level identificaiton. a pleasant surprise indeed! thank you very much, Eric! abdomen purpurish, scutellum silvery and legs black and fulvous, very good resemblance to the picture at(