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Scaeva selenitica
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Posted on 14-05-2021 09:49

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Germany, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, district Karlsruhe, Karlsbad-Spielberg, in a garden, found date 13.05.2021, Gerold Franke, Metasyrphus corollae, female? thanks
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Edited by gerold on 14-05-2021 10:16
Roger Thomason
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Scaeva selenitica I think...
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Posted on 14-05-2021 10:14

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Thanks for the help - hover fly, but only about ca. 10 mm
best regards, Gerold
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Posted on 14-05-2021 10:27

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Scaeva selenitica it is - 10-15 mm, vein 3 S-form.

Greetings, Eric
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