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Posted on 02-03-2012 02:26
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Some anonymous looking Antho seen on my greenhouse yesterday. 4-5mm-ish
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One for Stephen! Smile
Sincerely yours
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Oké...I am not Stephen, but looking at this one for some time, I still have doubt what it could be.
Botanophila of Delia
The long pv + av on the hindtibia and strong av on the midtibia makes it not easy.
Maybe Stephen can give his opinion.....
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I'm not sure about the face, the rest looks like Paradelia intersecta.

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Paradelia has only 2 pd and 1 av on the hindtibia
This one has 3 pd and 2 av....Smile
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I had a long look at this and decided to leave it to my betters Cool
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