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unknown Asilidae
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Posted on 16-06-2021 15:04

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I observed this Asilidae the 2 of June in Saint-Martin-de-Crau in the south of France. Can we identify it from this photo ?

Cordially Maxime
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Posted on 16-06-2021 18:34

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Hi Maxime,

note the spur at the apical end of tibia 1.
Dasypogon sp.

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Posted on 17-06-2021 10:23

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Thank you for your help !
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28.06.21 15:24
thx TO eklans

03.06.21 11:11
@Tony Irwin Thank you Tony! I've emailed you there Pfft

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Rob - can you PM me with an e-mail address, and I'll send it over.

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31.05.21 08:37
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30.05.21 23:08
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30.05.21 23:07
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