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Small black fly on a blackberry leaf
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Posted on 12-11-2021 17:23

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I have photographed these days this small (ie about 3mm long) fly on a blackberry leaf in a forest near Paris.
Any idea on its identity?
Thanks for help.
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Posted on 12-11-2021 18:11

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Hello, I think it's one of the Sphaeroceridae - Crumomyia?
Greetings, Eric
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Posted on 12-11-2021 18:24

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Thank you very much Eric, this seems very likely.


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