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Spring Tachinid
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Posted on 04-10-2022 21:41

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Photographed in Badby Wood Northamptonshire on the 16th of April 2022.
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Edited by walwyn on 04-10-2022 21:45
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Could it be Triarthria setipennis?
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Edited by walwyn on 04-10-2022 21:48
Juergen Peters
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Posted on 05-10-2022 03:48
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the wing venation tells clearly, that this is no Tachinid. It's a male Anthomyiid.
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Posted on 05-10-2022 08:06

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Looks like Delia sp.
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Posted on 05-10-2022 10:35

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Thanks Juergan and Waldgeist
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