Gallery Links
Users Online
· Guests Online: 9

· Members Online: 1

· Total Members: 4,870
· Newest Member: MatsDipt
Forum Threads
Theme Switcher
Switch to:
Last Seen Users
· ZeegersOnline
· Tony Irwin00:07:54
· Tetrao00:22:20
· weia00:33:59
· lweit01:02:28
· basileus01:05:48
· Benjamin BLO...01:11:16
· EHRHARDT Michel01:24:13
· Markus Kosch...01:28:02
· Liliane D02:22:46
Latest Photo Additions
View Thread :: Identification queries :: Diptera (adults)
Who is here? 1 guest(s)
 Print Thread
#1 Print Post
Posted on 08-11-2021 14:52

Posts: 10
Joined: 04.11.21

Hi everyone, and thans in advance for your kind help.
Is this an Acroceridae member? Posibly Ogcodes or Acrocera sp?
Lanzarote, Canary Islands, Spain,
Comments are very welcome.
Sorry for the bad quality pictures.
mpergil attached the following image:

Edited by mpergil on 08-11-2021 14:53
#2 Print Post
Posted on 08-11-2021 15:27

Location: Soest, NL
Posts: 17957
Joined: 21.07.04

First impression was Acrocera, but wing venation and antenna disagree.
Canary Isles ….. Sad

#3 Print Post
Posted on 08-11-2021 15:39

Posts: 10
Joined: 04.11.21

Thanks Zeegers. I have another photo, but i could not attach more than one. So, not Acrocera... Thanks a lot
#4 Print Post
Posted on 09-11-2021 11:17

Location: Soest, NL
Posts: 17957
Joined: 21.07.04

Only two species of Acrocera are reported from the Canary Isles in the Iberian catalogue, both of which seem to be much darker ...

So you might have found something interesting.

#5 Print Post
Posted on 10-11-2021 00:34

Posts: 10
Joined: 04.11.21

Thanks Theo.
Jump to Forum:
Similar Threads
Thread Forum Replies Last Post
Gender of Acroceridae Diptera (adults) 6 06-08-2021 15:12
Acroceridae ? Diptera (adults) 9 18-06-2021 09:11
Prospecting Acroceridae ? Methodology 3 02-05-2021 16:45
Acroceridae: Acrocera orbiculus ♀ Diptera (adults) 4 14-12-2020 09:55
Acroceridae: Ogcodes gibbosus/zonatus Diptera (adults) 5 23-10-2020 22:01
Date and time
02 June 2023 17:25


Not a member yet?
Click here to register.

Forgotten your password?
Request a new one here.
Temporary email?
Due to fact this site has functionality making use of your email address, any registration using a temporary email address will be rejected.

Please, help to make
possible and enable
further improvements!
Latest Articles
Syrph the Net
Those who want to have access to the Syrph the Net database need to sign the
License Agreement -
Click to Download

Public files of Syrph the Net can be downloaded HERE

Last updated: 25.08.2011
You must login to post a message.

23.02.23 21:29
Has anyone used the Leica DM500, any comments.

27.12.22 21:10
Thanks, Jan Willem! Much appreciated. Grin

19.12.22 11:33
Thanks Paul for your work on keeping this forum available! Just made a donation via PayPal.

09.10.22 17:07
Yes, dipterologists from far abroad, please buy your copy at veldshop. Stamps will be expensive, but he, the book is unreasonably cheap Smile

07.10.22 11:55
Can any1 help out with a pdf copy of 1941 Hammer. Vidensk. Meddel. Dansk Naturhist. Foren. 105; thank you

05.10.22 19:59
Found! https://www.veldsh

05.10.22 19:53
@zeegers, your book seems difficult to get from Spain, is there another way?

08.09.22 09:29
Ladies and gentlemen https://jeugdbonds

26.08.22 15:06
Lis - This is vol.11 (eleven) and is 346 pages. Sorry, don't have a copy.

15.08.22 14:22
Hello, can any1 help out with a copy of Catalogue of Palaearctic Diptera II: Scathophagidae-Hyp
odennatidae? or at least how many pages it is? thx

Render time: 0.73 seconds | 176,054,077 unique visits