Thread subject: Diptera.info :: Anthomyiidae, Anthomyia? from Romania

Posted by Tony Irwin on 09-05-2007 22:48
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Anthomyia species (not pluvialis) male.
According to Mike Ackland, the post-sutural lateral black spot is separated from the small spot above the wing base in pluvialis, but usually joined in the related species. Using this character, pluvialis is shown in this image -
http://home.scarl...iaplu.html, but the images of "pluvialis" in Diptera.info gallery are not that species.

Edited by Tony Irwin on 09-05-2007 23:07