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Small Diptera stuck on an insectivorous plant
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Posted on 27-08-2022 15:10

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I have photographed this small fly stuck on a butterwort in Asturias (Spain), about 1250 asl.
Any idea about its identity? Empididae?
Thanks for your help,

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Edited by FRV on 27-08-2022 15:11
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Thanks John, you are probably right. there is a distinct bump on thorax. I have overlooked this feature.

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