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Ephydridae ID. ->Megaselia rufipes
Pentti Ketola
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Posted on 04-05-2021 16:06

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ID possible?
Photo on Finland Kokkola 4 May 2021.

Thanks in advance.

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Posted on 04-05-2021 16:20

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Hi Pentti, Phoridae, I think.

Greetings, Eric
Tony Irwin
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The long thick abdominal bristles suggest Megaselia rufipes
Tony Irwin
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Thank you Eric and Tony!

Best regards,
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