Thread subject: Diptera.info :: unknown Limoniidae => Gnophomyia tristissima ♀
Posted by Bembix on 27-06-2022 18:31
Here are two pictures of a Limoniidae from 2022.06.02. I am not getting any further with the identification, and would appreciate help. Body length approx. 7 mm. Habitat: Shrubbery at the edge of sandy dry grassland in southwest Germany.
Thanks for the help.
Edited by Bembix on 28-06-2022 00:22
Posted by Bembix on 27-06-2022 18:32
Posted by John Carr on 27-06-2022 20:15
(pale halteres contrasting with dark body and wings, upturned ovipositor, vein R1 continues long past R2)
Posted by Bembix on 28-06-2022 00:21
thanks John, I think it is Gnophomyia tristissima.