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Which Tachina fly is this ? Welche Raupenfliege ist das ?
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Posted on 03-08-2021 20:20
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Heute fand ich diese Fliege an einem Waldwirtschaftsweg in der Randvegetation auf Wasserdost. Kann mir jemand mitteilen um welche Art es sich handelt?
Funddaten: Deutschland, Nordrhein-Westfalen, D-59519 Möhnesee.

Freundliche Grüße

Today I found this fly near a forest path sitting on the blossom oft hemp-agrimony. Can somebody tell me which species this is ?
Data: Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia , D-59519 Möhnesee, sitting on the blossom of hemp-agrimony.

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Edited by Volkmar on 04-08-2021 10:09
Roger Thomason
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Posted on 04-08-2021 00:18
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This is a Tachinid, maybe an Ectophasia sp. One for Theo... Change the title...
Edited by Roger Thomason on 04-08-2021 00:20
Juergen Peters
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Posted on 04-08-2021 04:06
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Ectophasia crassipennis male.
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Juergen Peters
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Posted on 04-08-2021 10:12
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Thank you very much for the informatios Roger and Jürgen. Smile
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23.09.21 15:29
All sorted.

16.09.21 22:24
Sorry put 5 new threads in Asilidae forum instead in Syrphidae forum, can pleas an admin move it to Syrph? THANKS, Norbert

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