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Pollenia spec., male
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Posted on 10-10-2021 17:51

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Germany, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, district Karlsruhe, near Karlsbad-Spielberg in a garden, found date 10.10.2021; approx. 6 - 8 mm, Gerold Franke; Can the type of fly be determined? thanks
gerold attached the following image:

Edited by gerold on 10-10-2021 19:44
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Posted on 10-10-2021 18:02

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Hallo Gerold, it's a male Pollenia - Polleniidae (Calliphoridae).
Greetings, Eric
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Posted on 10-10-2021 19:48

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Hi Eric, thanks for the help
Greetings from Gerold
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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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thx TO eklans

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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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The part that got deleted is "longer, dark median stripe on thorax"

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