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Greyisch - blackish Asilidae-species?
Heiko Nier
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Posted on 01-08-2022 14:39

Location: Germany
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I discovered this predatory species in Germany, Rhineland-Palatinate in the "Mainzer Sand" on July 31, 2022.
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Edited by Heiko Nier on 01-08-2022 14:40
Best regards, Heiko

Heiko Nier
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Posted on 01-08-2022 14:41

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another picture
Heiko Nier attached the following image:

Best regards, Heiko

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Posted on 01-08-2022 17:24

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Hallo Heiko,

das ist die Sandraubfliege [Philonicus albiceps]. Eine der 2 - 3 häufigsten Arten im genannten Gebiet.

many greetings
Heiko Nier
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Posted on 01-08-2022 20:22

Location: Germany
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Hallo Bembix,

vielen Dank für Deine Hilfe!
Best regards, Heiko

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