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Pipiza noctiluca
Reimund Ley
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Posted on 14-05-2022 18:42

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This hoverfly was about 5-7mm,
found in Germany Northrhine-Westfalia, altitude 85m, 4. 5. 2022

Thanks for your help.


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Karsten Thomsen
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Posted on 15-05-2022 16:39
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Agree. As I understand the revision by Vujic et al. 2013, the large pale spots and the the dark wing spots with sharp delimitation towards the wing bases distinguish female nocticula from notata.
Reimund Ley
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Posted on 15-05-2022 18:42

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that`s great,

thank you for your answer

best wishes

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