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Mysterious yellow fly
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Posted on 24-09-2022 13:10
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Pierre Duhem : France : Saint-Sornin : 17600 : 26/06/2022
Altitude : 23 m - Taille : 5-7 mm
Réf. : 310711

I thought initially that is was a Lycellia. But the chaetotaxy doesn't match. Do you have an idea about the identity of this critter?
Thanks in advance.
Pierre Duhem
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Posted on 24-09-2022 13:56

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Hello Pierre, Calliopum tuberculosum?
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
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Posted on 24-09-2022 14:17
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I would never guess such an identification. For me, the genus Calliopum is made of dark species, but this one is indeed yellow.
Thanks a lot.
Pierre Duhem
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