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Tolmerus ?
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Posted on 08-08-2021 21:57

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I observed this Asilidae the 3 of August in Wissant in the north of France. I think of a Tolmerus maybe a Tolmerus cingulatus ? What do you think ?

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Posted on 08-08-2021 23:09

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I think you are right - though I am not an expert.
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Posted on 09-08-2021 15:38

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Thanks for your answer ! I will wait for a confirmation for the specie Wink
Edited by maxi6215 on 09-08-2021 15:42
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Posted on 20-08-2021 21:43
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I also think this a male T. cingulatus


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Posted on 23-08-2021 11:31

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Thank you for your help ! I have a little trouble understanding how to differentiate cingulatus and tolmerus, what should i watch ?

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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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wing ventation is totally different

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@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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