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Big fly male Switzerland
Jiri Hodecek
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Posted on 06-12-2021 11:13
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Locality: Bern, Switzerland, near dead pig (experiment). Thanks for any closer ID.
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Posted on 06-12-2021 11:34

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Eye hairy ?

Jiri Hodecek
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Posted on 06-12-2021 11:39
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No, I dont think so. I dont have the fly under the mic anymore, but I can recheck if necessary.
Jiri Hodecek
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Posted on 08-12-2021 10:16
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Anyone? Even family would help. Thank you!
Jan Maca
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Posted on 08-12-2021 10:40

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Looks like a tabanid.
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