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Fly with fungal cells
Ingrid Altmann
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I think this fly has fungal cells on its abdomen?
Is it possible to determine the fly nevertheless?
August 11, forest path near Furth im Wald, Bavaria, Germany

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That just looks like normal dusting to me, no worries..Smile It is a Tachinidae, close to Senometopia I think.
Best wishes, Niels-Jan Dek
Ingrid Altmann
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Thank you very much Niels!
I couldn't explain the covering. ;-)
Senometopia looks good!
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